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PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Giant Magellan Telescope’s third primary mirror will be unveiled at the University of Arizona’s Steward Observatory Mirror Lab on December 6, 2013. The combined surface area of the three mirrors created to date surpasses that of any existing telescope and will help enable astronomers to peer more deeply into space than ever before once the telescope is completed. Primary mirrors are the heart of the modern day reflecting telescope. They capture and focus p
"Giant Magellan Telescope’s Third Mirror Unveiled"