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A new telescope will search for neutron stars crashing into one another.
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A new telescope will search for neutron stars crashing into one another.

According to the BBC, a brand new telescope has recently been built, and one of its challenging responsibilities will be to detect neutron stars in the process of crashing into one another. The observatory is known as the Gravitational Wave Optical Transient Observer (GOTO), and it may be found on the island of La Palma, which is located off the coast of Spain. Utilizing extremely accurate detections to their full potential According to Professor Danny Steeghs of Warwick University, who spoke to the BBC on the topic, "When a really good detection comes along, it's all hands on deck to make the most of it." "It is critical that you move quickly. We are looking for something that won't stick around for very long because there isn't much time left before they disappear." The innovat...