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Institute of Chemistry and Nuclear Power Technology, Warsaw, Poland

October 30th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Institute of Chemistry and Nuclear Power Technology in Warsaw, Poland.

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Observatori Astronòmic de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain

July 11th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Observatori Astronòmic de Mallorca in Mallorca.

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The Department of Radio Astronomy of the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland

June 14th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

The Department of Radio Astronomy - a part of Toruń Centre for Astronomy at the Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Applied Informatics of the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń.

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The Toruń Centre for Astronomy, Piwnice, Poland

June 14th, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

The Toruń Centre for Astronomy is an optical and radio observatory located at near about 15 km north of Toruń, Poland. It houses two single-dish antenna telescopes, 32 metres and 15 metres in diameter, as well as the largest Polish optical telescope - 90-cm Schmidt-Cassegrain camera. The facility is operated by the Nicolaus Copernicus University. Also, photometry using 60-cm Cassegrain telescope is made and radio measurements of the Sun at 127MHz frequency are recorded on a daily basis since 1958 using 23m interferometer.

Since 1981 the observatory has been a part of world wide network of radio telescopes participating in VLBI (Very Long Baseline Interferometry). The 32 m telescope is a 620-ton construction designed by Zygmunt Bujakowski. It is used in VLBI experiments, as well as spectroscopic, flux, polarisation measurements and pulsar observations. Currently receivers for frequencies 1.4-1.8GHz, 5GHz, 6.5GHz, 10.8GHz and 30GHz are in use.

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The Conservatoire de Luxembourg, Luxembourg

February 22nd, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

The Conservatoire de Luxembourg is a conservatoire in Luxembourg City, in southern Luxembourg. The conservatoire was founded in 1906, after a private donation made possible its establishment, which had been mandated under a Grand Ducal decree issued in 1904. The conservatoire currently has over 2,600 students, from 60 countries, studying over 5,000 courses in total.

It is located on Campus Geesseknäppchen, along with several other educational institutions, in Hollerich, in the south-west of the city.

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Meteorological radar, Legionowo, Poland

February 22nd, 2008 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Meteorological radar near Legionowo, Poland.

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Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center, Poznan, Poland

December 23rd, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center in Poznan, Poland.

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Warsaw University Main Library, Poland

November 27th, 2007 / / Links: Google Earth, Google Maps, Yahoo! Maps, Virtual Earth / Nearest places
 

Warsaw University Main Library (BUW) is one of the biggest libraries in Poland. BUW collects all necessary materials to support research and teaching of the University. The Library is also a public library with humanities and social emphasis especially strong in materials on Polish studies, history of the Reformation in Poland, Varsaviana, 18th-20th century Polonica, 19th and 20th century Rossica, a rich collection of postwar materials on the former Soviet Union and by Soviet writers. The Library also owns also a Polish collection of independent presses from 70th and 80th.

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