Hercules A

Hercules A
Radio-Optical View of the Galaxy Hercules A - Many thanks to: NASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF), and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Thursday, September 29, 2011

The Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory in Cambridge United Kingdom - images by Christian Monstein

Photography taken September 2011.

Christian designed and directs the e-Callisto International Network of Solar Radio Spectrometers, from the Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule in Zürich:

Please see the e-Callisto network page for more details:

Christian will give an e-Callisto workshop in Pune India next November:

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Two 13 meter dishes, part of the Ryle Telescope:

The Arcminute Microkelvin Imager

The remains of the array with which  Jocelyn Bell Burnell and Anthony Hewish  discovered pulsars in 1967

The central dish of the historic One-Mile Telescope: