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Your cameras has 15 mega-pixels? Bah! Mine has 570 mega-pixels. - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Jan 18, 2010

Some engineers at Fermilab are having fun! [caption id="attachment_1126" align="alignright" width="350" caption="Prototype 570 Mp camera. Source: Symmetry magazine."][/caption] They're building a super-sized digital camera using CCDs (Charge Coupled Devices) that are particularly sensitive to near-infrared light to measure, among other things, redshifts of remote galaxies. The longer-term aim is to study the dark energy of … Read More