Chasing-Gamma-Ray-Bursts-at-Top-Speed-The-VLT-s-Rapid-Response-Mode

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This video podcast explains the ESO Very Large Telescope's Rapid Response Mode, which makes it possible to observe gamma-ray bursts only a few minutes after they are first spotted. As the optical afterglow of a gamma-ray burst fades extremely rapidly, observations must start as quickly as possibl... More

2011-01-09

Added Jan 9, 2011  

Channel Science & Technology

Duration 6:46   |   views 135


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