Astrophysics (index)

Supernova Legacy Survey

(detect and monitor supernovae to measure the effects of dark energy)

The Supernova Legacy Survey (SNLS) was an Astronomical Survey to identify and monitor high-Redshift Supernova, to study the effects of Dark Energy. Observations were carried out between 2003 and 2008 using the MegaCam imager of the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope.

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