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September 30, 2022
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Southernmost Telescope Gets an Array of Upgrades

One of the telescopes at the bottom of the world is getting a major upgrade. The South Pole’s venerable Keck Array is being reconstituted into the more powerful BICEP Array, making it more sensitive and better able to observe the most ancient light in the universe.

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