How Gaias 1 Billion Pixel Camera Works
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The most powerful camera to ever be flown in space, with 106 CCD sensors and almost one billion pixels. Not bad
ESAs Gaia mission aims to map over 1 billion stars several times each to get the clearest 3D map of our galaxy ever. In this video you get to learn how it’s done and how the incredible imaging devices on board work.