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Large space telescope

AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting Washington, D.C. 1974.

Large space telescope

a new tool for science : [proceedings], AIAA 12th Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Washington, D.C., January 30-February 1, 1974.

by AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting Washington, D.C. 1974.

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Written in English

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  • Hubble Space Telescope (Spacecraft) -- Congresses.,
  • Orbiting astronomical observatories -- Congresses.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQB88 .A17 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 124 p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4932719M
    LC Control Number76359554

    # 3. Hubble receives its energy from the sun through two large solar panels specially built to the telescope. # 4. The Kepler telescope has the largest camera ever launched into space. # 5. The James Webb telescope is times more powerful than the Hubble telescope. Q&A Corner. Q. Who were the two great astronomers that pioneered telescopes? Q.   Four concepts for large space observatories are being studied for the decadal survey, three of which involve large optical or infrared telescopes (the fourth is an X-ray telescope.


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