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Submission + - Sharpest images with "Lucky" Telescope ( 1

igny writes: British astronomers from the University of Cambridge and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have developed a new camera that gives much more detailed pictures of stars and nebula than even the Hubble Space Telescope, and it does all this from the ground. A new technique, called "Lucky imaging", have been used to diminish atmospheric noise in the visible range, creating the most detailed pictures of sky in history.

The goal of science is to build better mousetraps. The goal of nature is to build better mice.