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Rubin Observatory will answer some of our biggest questions about the Universe!

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Discover the key science areas where Rubin Observatory will advance astronomy and astrophysics

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Rubin Observatory PCW 2023

August 7, 2023 - August 11, 2023
We invite members of the Rubin science community to join Rubin staff at our annual Project and Community Workshop (PCW) for a busy week of networking and sharing information. The meeting will be August 7-11 at the University Park Marriott in Tucson, AZ. This year's PCW will be the first one hosted by the Rubin Operations team, with a focus on preparing for Rubin science
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Introducing: Space Surveyors!

How many objects can you discover in a night?

In Rubin Observatory's new game, Space Surveyors, click or tap to move Rubin's camera around the sky and capture images as objects appear and disappear, waiting to be discovered! All you need is 60 spare seconds and a web browser—but watch out for those pesky clouds and airplanes

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Welcome to Rubin Observatory Education

Vera C. Rubin Observatory brings the power of real data and interactive learning to educators and students around the world. Explore exciting topics in astronomy and astrophysics with our user-friendly investigation tools

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