Credit: Yuri Beletsky and Igor Chilingarian
The researchers weren’t planning on making a big scientific splash; they merely wanted to put the camera through its paces.
“We wanted to take some pretty pictures to attract attention to the instrument we have,” Chilingarian recalls. “We didn’t think there was any particular research that could be carried out with it. We were mainly concerned with how to make observations and calibrate the data to reach this level of detail.”
by Michelle Z. Donahue