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astron.

1. astronomer.
2. astronomical.
3. astronomy.
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DOME is a five-year collaboration between IBM and ASTRON, The Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy, to research extremely fast, but low-power exascale computer systems used for the international Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope.
ASTRON agreed to lease the telescope to CAMRAS for a nominal fee, and sponsors were found to buy new equipment and begin refurbishing the telescope.
The telescope will be used to explore evolving galaxies, dark matter and even the very origins of the universe," IBM and ASTRON said in a statement.
In October and November 2017, the boards of ASTRON, CWI, NIOZ, NSCR, SRON and NWO-I decided to merge.
Raymond Oonk from ASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy, said that the contrasting behaviour of these galaxies may have a common explanation: the central supermassive black hole.
Falcke, professor in radio astronomy at Radboud University in Nijmegen and ASTRON, the Netherlands, said that while most astrophysicists believe black holes exists, nobody has actually ever seen one, asserting that the technology is now advanced enough that we can actually image black holes and check if they truly exist as predicted: If there is no event horizon, there are no black holes.