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  • Hackers Force Shutdown of Two Key Astronomical Observatories

    Hackers Force Shutdown of Two Key Astronomical Observatories

    The International Gemini Observatory, a key player in global astronomical research, has temporarily halted astronomical operations following a cyberattack. The culprits and their motives remain unknown. The computer hack, which took place on the morning of August 1, led to the suspension of the Gemini North and South Telescopes, as detailed in an August 24…