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Giant Scope Heads Europe's Wish List

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Science  28 Nov 2008:
Vol. 322, Issue 5906, pp. 1313
DOI: 10.1126/science.322.5906.1313a

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European astronomers have asked policymakers to green-light a 42-meter-wide giant telescope that they promise will keep them at the forefront of world astronomy.