Inauguration of PIRATE and COAST
Missed the inauguration of our facilities at Teide Obsevatory on 6 July 2017? Watch the recording
The OpenScience Observatories
The Open University operates a collection of telescopes and other instruments on Mount Teide, Tenerife. Our facilities comprise the COmpletely Autonomous Service Telescope (COAST), The Physics Innovations Robotic Telescope Explorer (PIRATE) and an associated weather station.
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Progress Update 4
We report on what has been happening with our new observatories. And we are looking for volunteers to help test what they can do.read more
Progress Update 3
This month has seen a serving trip to Tenerife, with some good news and some bad news. Find out what happened.read more
Welcome back to telescope.org. The website and the telescope have now completed the transfer to the Open University.read more