SFN #149: WFIRST is GO!; Massive Early Galaxy Cluster Weighed; GRAVITY First Light

This week, WFIRST is GO!, Astronomers identify and characterize the most distant galaxy cluster found yet and a new black hole telescope see first light. Links for this week: WFIRST: http://www.space.com/31533-nasa-wfirst-major-space-telescope-proje

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This week, WFIRST is GO!, Astronomers identify and characterize the most distant galaxy cluster found yet and a new black hole telescope see first light.

Links for this week:
WFIRST:
http://www.space.com/31533-nasa-wfirst-major-space-telescope-project.html?cmpid=514648_20160108_57062736&adbid=685498726400458752&adbpl=tw&adbpr=15431856
http://spacenews.com/nasas-next-major-space-telescope-project-officially-starts-in-february/

http://www.popularmechanics.com/space/telescopes/news/a18833/nasa-begins-turning-a-spy-satellite-into-a-new-hubble/

Most Distant Galaxy Cluster Found:
http://news.mit.edu/2016/most-distant-massive-galaxy-cluster-identified-0107

GRAVITY’s First Light:
http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1601/
http://www.eso.org/public/teles-instr/vlt/vlt-instr/gravity/

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