Laser Guide Stars are artificial stars that we generate on the sky wherever we want. Green and orange lasers are launched from the ground to help adaptive optics systems correct for the atmospheric effects on astronomical observations and space applications. Would you like to have your own star too?
00:00:00 Adam Rains: What is Your Favourite Planet, and Why is it Jupiter?
00:24:56 Dr Brad Tucker: virtual stargazing
00:38:14 Dr Noelia Martinez: I Want My Own Star Too!
01:01:00 Dr Brad Tucker: virtual stargazing