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Synonyms for observatory

a high structure or place commanding a wide view

Synonyms for observatory

a building designed and equipped to observe astronomical phenomena

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a structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings

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They will also receive their star's information which is exclusively provided by the National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
In the Atacama Desert of northern Chile lies one of the world's major concentrations of astronomical observatories.
As a result, astronomical observatories that benefit from the project now have information that will help them focus more clearly on objects in outer space, and the students have been awarded special honors for their effort.
The plan incorporates the creation of an International Asteroid Warning Network, which would nexus astronomical observatories and radar facilities across the world for assuring the discovery, tracking and observation of near-Earth objects.
The plan involves the creation of an International Asteroid Warning Network that would link astronomical observatories and radar facilities around the world to ensure the discovery, tracking and observation of near-Earth objects.
7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Lunar Observatory Association signs historic MOU with NAOC - National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Yabuuchi visited various astronomical observatories in China before and after World War II, establishing himself as an authority on the history of Chinese science and conducting comparative studies of Japanese and Chinese science histories.
Millions of dollars are invested into maintaining astronomical observatories in the Canary Islands.
The new 132,684-cluster catalogue was also identified from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) data, according to a Sunday statement from the National Astronomical Observatories (NAO) under the Chinese Academy of Sciences, English.
We work closely with the telescopes on Maunakea, the 14,000-foot mountain summit, which sites ten world-class astronomical observatories.
In addition, planetary images from Viking, Voyager and Mars Global Surveyor are presented along with spectacular deep space vistas taken by the Hubble Space Telescope and some of the world's leading astronomical observatories.
The National Astronomical Observatories have also placed a number of live studios within the path of the eclipse.
Slooh will broadcast live celestial views of Jupiter and Pluto from our astronomical observatories at the Astrophysics Institute of the Canary Islands.
London, April 3 (ANI): In a live 24-hour webcast today, anyone on the Internet will get a unique opportunity to explore some of the most advanced astronomical observatories both on and off the planet, as part of the International Year of Astronomy (IYA2009) initiative 'Around the World in 80 Telescopes'.
The Astronomical Observatories of Shanghai and Nanjing are among those prestigious ranks of leading research centers in search of the answers to the origins of the universe," said Alex Lee, president, SGI, China.
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