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6 edition of Telescopes in space found in the catalog.

Telescopes in space

by ZdeneМЊk Kopal

  • 249 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Hart Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Astronautics in astronomy.,
  • Telescopes.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Zedenek [sic] Kopal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB136 .K58 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p.
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5219423M
    ISBN 100805540679
    LC Control Number75123756
    OCLC/WorldCa88884

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    The Hubble Space Telescope was designed to free astronomers of a limitation that has plagued them since the days of Galileo—Earth's atmosphere. Shifting air pockets in the atmosphere block and. (Programs not available for streaming.) In this two-hour special, NOVA examines how a simple instrument, the telescope, has fundamentally changed our understanding of our place in the universe.

    The Dobsonian Telescope, A Practical Manual for Building Large Aperture Telescopes tells how you can build a state-of-the-art Dobsonian telescope using readily available materials and supplies. Every step of construction is detailed in photographs and diagrams, and the underlying ideas are carefully explained. COVID forces Earth's largest telescopes to close More than of Earth's largest telescopes are now closed, and astronomers are worried about the pandemic’s long-term impacts on their field.


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