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Athabasca University



AURT provides valuable first-hand experience for AU students taking astronomy courses, allowing them to explore the universe with their computer...


Since it opened in 2002, AUGO has forged research collaborations from around the world: Canada, the United States, Japan, and Norway.


The AUGO II site is located in rural Athabasca County, approximately 25 km southwest of the town of Athabasca (latitude 54 36’ 10”, longitude 113 38’ 40” west).

Updated September 06 2013 by AU Geophysical Observatory

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