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Big Astronomy Wins Big

Big Astronomy Wins Big

Big Astronomy wins “Best Astronomy Education” Award in the Dome Under Fulldome Film Festival. Melbourne: The Dome Under Fulldome Film Festival hosted its first planetarium film fest in Melbourne, Australia, on February 8 – 9. Big Astronomy: People Places Discoveries,...

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Claudio Aguilera is a Telescope Operator for CTIO. He works astronomers to make an observing plan, and makes sure the instrument stays safe. "A boring night is a good night". In his free time he likes swimming and biking.

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Mariah Birchard is an Electronics Engineer at Gemini South. She studied a few different subjects at university before settling on engineering - she missed math. She loves taking her telescope out to "blow people's minds".
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