Astrosat, an Indian dedicated multi-wavelength Astronomy satellite launched in September 2015 became fully operational in Oct 5, 2015. This article explains how the X-Ray detectors work in the telescope and provides a good narrative about how they are observing Crab Nebula, the first light target.
http://www.isro.gov.in/pslv-c30-astrosa ... rab-nebula
Exciting times to be in when more and more countries are investing in understanding the cosmos
This is where you can read up the answers to some FAQs on astronomy and star-gazing in Singapore. Members' contributions are welcomed.
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