Gallery: Caltech’s Historic Linde + Robinson Lab Renovated into a LEED ...

Rather than tear out the original astronomy equipment and rooftop dome, the design team chose to refurbish them and put them to use in the building. The historic solar telescope, which was used to track and study the sun, was put back into commission and now transmits light down into the basement buildings with the help of mirrors and fiber optics.

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