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Keck telescope

Keck telescope. Inside the dome of one of the two Keck telescopes on Mauna Kea, Hawaii, USA. The optical telescopes of these American observatories each have a 10 metre diameter mirror, which can be used together to give more detailed images. Mauna Kea, a dormant 4200- metre-high volcano, has several telescopes on its summit

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This print showcases the impressive Keck telescope, located inside the dome of one of the two Keck telescopes on Mauna Kea, Hawaii. The sheer size and technological prowess of these American observatories are evident as each optical telescope boasts a remarkable 10-meter diameter mirror. What sets them apart is their ability to work in tandem, providing astronomers with incredibly detailed images that unravel the mysteries of our universe. Perched atop Mauna Kea, a dormant volcano standing tall at 4200 meters above sea level, this scientific haven hosts several cutting-edge telescopes. The serene beauty of this location perfectly complements the groundbreaking research conducted within its confines. The image captures both the awe-inspiring architecture and advanced technology present in this astronomical marvel. With its sleek design and state-of-the-art equipment concealed beneath its protective dome, it symbolizes humanity's relentless pursuit to understand the cosmos. As an essential hub for astrophysics research and discovery, Mauna Kea serves as a beacon for scientists from around the world who seek to unlock secrets hidden among distant stars. This photograph encapsulates not only America's commitment to advancing our understanding of space but also highlights how collaboration between observatories can enhance our knowledge through more precise observations. Science Photo Library has expertly captured this extraordinary moment in time when science meets artistry – reminding us all that there is still so much left to explore beyond our planet's boundaries.

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