30 May 2017
The world's largest optical and infrared telescope is being built in Chile that will help scientists understand the inner-workings of the universe. With a main mirror 39 metres in diameter, the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) is being built by the European Southern Observatory (ESO).
NASA will soon make an announcement about their first mission to fly directly in the Sun’s atmosphere. NASA will host an event from the University of Chicago’s William Eckhardt Research Center Auditorium on May 31. The event will be streamed live on NASA television and agency’s website.