Yale Undergraduate Aerospace Association will be recognized by President Barak Obama at the White House for their work on the optical telescope.  The telescope can see deep space objects and will be programmed  to track objects as they move through the sky. Upon the telescope's completion the team hopes to have educational nights open to the community utilizing the telescope.

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