The Teide Observatory could also have new Cherenkov telescopes

The National Institute of Astrophysics of Italy (INAF) and the Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands (IAC) are studying the installation and operation of the ASTRI Mini-Array of Cherenkov telescopes at the Teide Observatory.

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Tenerife and Google hand in hand interconnecting Europe and Africa through the Canary Islands

The Cabildo de Tenerife and Google sign a memorandum that will reinforce the connectivity between the Canary Islands, Europe and Africa. The submarine cable that Google will deploy between Lisbon and South Africa will arrive in Tenerife, increasing connectivity and lowering costs for companies, which will facilitate the development of products and services. 

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The new NGI radio telescope in Gran Canaria continues going forward

The radio telescope that will analyse the movements of the earth's crust, will be installed in the municipality of Artenara and must be completed before the end of 2019. To this day there is still everything to do so the next months will be of intense work. 

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ATTRACT supported projects

Recently, the list of projects that will be economically supported by the ATTRACT initiative have been published. INEUSTAR takes part of the Project Advisory Committee (PAC) of ATTRACT.

Congratulations to the 170 accepted projects!

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Nanosatellite course in Barcelona

Barcelona tecnoweek

During 5 days, between June 17th and 21st, an intensive "bootcamp" will be held in Barcelona that will introduce the basic concepts of design and construction of nanosatellites. The event will include lessons, workshops, exhibitions, presentations and posters. There will also be a "cubesat" design workshop supported by professors and organizers that will be later evaluated by a committee.

+ info: here