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Burnaby Mountain Observatory

SFU is planning to build a $4 million observatory atop Burnaby Mountain that will rival Vancouver's H.R. MacMillan Planetarium when it comes to scientific community outreach.
The 458-square-metre observatory will located be next to the Diamond Alumni Centre on the campus's north side.
It will feature a motorised eight-metre diameter dome and a 0.7-metre diameter reflector telescope, capable of tracking distant galaxies billions of years old.

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