Microsoft Bigwigs Donate to Telescope

January 4, 2008 By ARTHUR H. ROTSTEIN , Associated Press Writer in Astronomy & Space / Astronomy

(AP) -- A project to build a pioneering telescope in Chile got a $30 million boost Thursday with donations from Microsoft chairman Bill Gates and former company executive Charles Simonyi.

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"Microsoft Bigwigs Donate to Telescope" January 4, 2008