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What does AAO stand for?

AAO stands for Anglo-Australian Observatory

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In an interview, Fred Watson, the astronomer in charge of the Anglo-Australian Observatory in New South Wales, said the planets often come together, but this time you could see four in the same bit of sky.
The Immigration Department has threatened to deport Saunders, who has been living in Australia on a work visa sponsored by the Anglo-Australian Observatory.
The data came from the Australian 2dF Galaxy Redshift Survey at the Anglo-Australian Observatory in New South Wales.
The impact, astronomers calculate, might produce a blast equivalent to 3,000 to 4,000 megatons of TNT - almost as much as all of the world's nuclear bombs going off at once - according to calculations by astronomer Duncan Steel of the Anglo-Australian Observatory, which he posted on the Internet on Friday.
Sky was created by Google's Pittsburgh engineering team by stitching together imagery from numerous scientific third parties including the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), the Digital Sky Survey Consortium (DSSC), CalTech's Palomar Observatory, the United Kingdom Astronomy Technology Centre (UK ATC), and the Anglo-Australian Observatory (AAO).