Telescopes

Photo: GSFC, NGC 180 Spotlight on telescopes around the globe and in nearby space: HeadlinesPandemic Inspires Surge in Telescope Sales – Sky and Telescope Hubblehubblesite.org Spektr-RGhttps://www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-news/german-russian-astronomy-satellite-launcheshttps://time.com/5625975/russia-telescope-space Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST)The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST, formerly the Advanced Technology Solar Telescope, ATST) – nso.edu/telescopes/dki-solar-telescope – represents a collaboration of 22 institutions, reflecting …

Hubble

Buzzwords Hubble = space telescope that was launched into low Earth orbit in 1990 Key Links https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/hubble/main/index.html https://www.spacetelescope.org Headlines Exploring the Expanse: 30 Years of Hubble Discoveries https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2018/hubble-in-safe-mode-as-gyro-issues-are-diagnosed Planeta.com Astronomy Spacecraft Telescopes

The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning

Photo Recommended viewing: The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning The most remarkable developments in the last century of astronomy are the enormous expansion in the power of both our observing capabilities and the content of our astronomical theories. But despite these astonishing advances, astronomers still grapple with …