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Ethiopia sets sights on stars

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Posted 21 October 2013 - 07:39 PM

Ethiopia sets sights on stars with space programme


phys.org said:

Ethiopia unveiled Friday the first phase of a space exploration programme, which includes East Africa's largest observatory designed to promote astronomy research in the region.

"The optical astronomical telescope is mainly intended for astronomy and astrophysics observation research," said observatory director Solomon Belay.

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