Argentina will have its fourth astronomical observatory of optical research

The project is launched by scientists of UNC Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Astronomy in the area known as “puna salteña”, in the Macón mountain range, one of the places proposed en 2010 for the installation of the European Southern Observatory world's biggest telescope. Even though the place was not selected, astronomers profited from the acquired knowledge and installed infrastructure to set up an observatory that is already drawing the attention of projects from Brazil and the USA. [29.06.2012]

Argentina will have its fourth astronomical observatory of optical research

UNC Bosque Alegre Astronomical Observatory

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