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First Giant Magellan Telescope Mirror Casting Is 'Perfect'
First Giant Magellan Telescope Mirror Casting is 'Perfect' The University of Arizona Steward Observatory Mirror Lab's casting of the first mirror for the Giant Magellan Telescope (GMT) "appears to be essentially perfect," UA Steward Observatory director Peter Strittmatter said after astronomers ... Retrieve Here

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First Images From The VLT Survey Telescope 268-megapixel Camera
First images from the VLT Survey Telescope 268-megapixel camera The first released VST image shows the spectacular star-forming region Messier 17, also known as the Omega Nebula or the Swan Nebula, as it has never been seen before. ... Fetch Full Source

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Instruction Manual Polaris 60AZ-D: 60mm (2.4") Altazimuth ...
•StarLocator astronomy software (separate instructions supplied in software package) UNPACKING AND ASSEMBLY First time assembly of the telescope should require a set up of about 15 minutes. ... Visit Document

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Telescopes And Space Exploration
Refracting Telescopes (cont.) In 1609, Galileo was the first person to use a telescope to observe the skies (after hearing about Hans Lippershey's newly-invented telescope). ... Return Document

How Scattered Light May Reveal Alien Planet Atmospheres
Astronomers are devising new ways to measure the potential atmosphere of alien planets by using light scattered by the exoplanets' atmospheres. Alien planet atmospheres may reveal surprising details about the worlds. ... Read News

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Telescopes: FAQ About Telescopes
Since he published his observations in 1610 before Harriott, Galileo Galilei is often credited historically as the first scientist to use a telescope for astronomical observing. ... Return Document

Timeline Of Space Rocket Technology - Inventors
NASA launched Pioneer 10 for first Jupiter fly-by in December 1973. - First astronomical telescope on the Moon with NASA Apollo i6 and Astronauts Young and Duke. ... Read Article

Cosmic Buckyball Particle 'Factory' Discovered
For the first time, buckyballs have been discovered in the cosmos in a solid form in the vicinity of a binary star system 6,500 light-years away. ... Read News

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Celestial Square One [Page 3.14]
On Dynamics of Cats, Steinn Sigurðsson flags a few foreboding articles on the future of NASA. Sigurðsson says the orbiting telescope Galex, or Galaxy Evolution Explorer, will be shut down later this year despite continuing to function. NASA has withdrawn from the international research mission known as ExoMars, and many other "2011-12 programs appear effectively suspended pending the 2012-13 ... Read News

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A little advice on purchasing that first telescope. ... View Video

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Telescopes
History . Hans Lippershey Middleburg, Holland; invented the refractor telescope in 1608; Galileo; the first to use a telescope in astronomy. ... Return Document

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Autostar™
The first action is to put the telescope in the "Home" position. Home position for all telescope models is with the telescope tube level (at 0°) and pointed North. ... View This Document

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The first practical optical reflecting telescope was made by Isaac Newton around 1668. Ina Newtonian reflector, there is no lens to collect the light. ... Read Full Source

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How Do I Choose A telescope
So, you are new to astronomy and you want to buy your first telescope. You are now bewildered by a large selection of telescopes to choose from. ... Read Full Source

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Telescope Principles
Well, before we answer those questions let's first learn a little about the history of the telescope what are the different types of telescopes and what their parts are. ... Return Doc

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A LOW FREQUENCY RADIO TELESCOPE FIRST RESULTS OF SOLAR ...
A LOW FREQUENCY RADIO TELESCOPE FIRST RESULTS OF SOLAR OBSERVATIONS Ioannis Myserlis Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Department of Physics Section of Astrophysics, Astronomy and Mechanics DIPLOMA THESIS February 2011 ... Read More

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Celebrate 400th Anniversary Of Galileo's Use Of His first ...
Celebrate 400th Anniversary of Galileo's use of his first telescope - in card! 2009 year has been designated as the Year of Astronomy. A great event in itself, but it is made even more formidable by the fact that in 1609 Galileo Galilei perfected a telescope introduced the year earlier in ... Retrieve Content

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Telescope - Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia
A telescope is an instrument that aids in the observation of remote objects by collecting electromagnetic radiation (such as visible light). The first known practical telescopes were invented in the Netherlands at the beginning of the 1600s (the 17th century), using glass lenses. They found use ... Read Article

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