Astronomical Sky Surveys

LSST Concept
An artist's concept of the 8.4-meter Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), which should being scanning the sky in 2016.
LSST Corp.
Astronomers are scanning the sky with a variety of programs that collect gigabytes of data each night — and more are coming. The following links will take you were you can learn more about the current and planned programs: