National Astronomical Observatory of Japan



Second “NAOJ Topics” Movie Released -- New Movie about NAOJ’s Research Activities and Results--


This is the 2nd episode of the “NAOJ Topics” videos introducing NAOJ’s research and development activities as well as results produced using NAOJ’s telescopes. From among NAOJ’s recent research results, we present examples representative of the fields of radio, optical/infrared, solar, and simulation astronomy. In addition, we also introduce the place where we manufacture the astronomical instruments that support the research. Also, we provide a status update for the Large-scale Cryogenic Gravitational Wave Telescope KAGRA. Please enjoy this movie together with the previous episode of NAOJ Topics.

Translation by: Hiroko Tsuzuki and Ramsey Lundock (Public Relations Center, NAOJ)

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Year Created2018
CreditNational Astronomical Observatory of Japan

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