Monthly Archives: June 2013

Antennas at CARMA

A few more pictures of the radio telescopes at CARMA, in Inyo County, California, seen during their June 2013 open house….. A 6.1-meter dish . A 10.4-meter antenna . The sun shines through gaps between panels in a 10.4-meter antenna … Continue reading

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Good CARMA in Inyo County

CARMA is the Combined Array for┬áResearch in Millimeter-wave Astronomy. It’s a collection of 23 small- to medium-size radio telescopes at the south end of the White Mountains, in a pretty remote part of Inyo County, California (map). Every year, on … Continue reading

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Milky Way over Deep Springs Valley

I’ve just returned from a trip to Mono and Inyo Counties, in far-eastern California. We spent two nights at Grandview Campground in the White Mountains. That name, “Grandview”, comes from a mine overlooking the Owens Valley to the west, but … Continue reading

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