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Andrew Connolly:
What's the next window into our universe?

TED2014 · 17:39 · Filmed Mar 2014
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Big Data is everywhere — even the skies. In an informative talk, astronomer Andrew Connolly shows how large amounts of data are being collected about our universe, recording it in its ever-changing moods. Just how do scientists capture so many images at scale? It starts with a giant telescope …

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Andrew Connolly is helping to build the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope — as well as tools to handle the massive datasets it will send our way. Full bio
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