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An ultra-high-energy γ-ray telescope at 4,410 m

After five years of construction, the Large High Altitude Air Shower Observatory is nearing completion, but already returning exciting results on the origin of cosmic rays, explains Principal Investigator Zhen Cao.

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Fig. 1: Bird’s-eye view of LHAASO.

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Cao, Z. An ultra-high-energy γ-ray telescope at 4,410 m. Nat Astron 5, 849 (2021).

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