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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.
Google stitched imagery from various scientific third parties, such as the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), the Digital Sky Survey Consortium (DSSC), the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS), CalTech's Palomar Observatory, the United Kingdom Astronomy Technology Centre (UK ATC) and the Anglo-Australian Observatory (AAO).
Watson is Astronomer-in-Charge of the Anglo-Australian Observatory in Australia, responsible for the scientific output of the country's largest optical telescope: this survey Stargazer provides a pleasing modern history.
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.