Making their texts work like telescopes, Galileo and Cavendish adapt the visual technology of the telescope into
a model of reading.
In July 1999, space shuttle Columbia launched the 14-meter (45-foot) long telescope into
That dream became reality last week when Japan's Institute of Space and Astronautical Science launched an 8-meter radio telescope into
an elliptical orbit that takes it from 990 kilometers to nearly 20,000 km away from Earth.
They must remove a protective cover from a key mirror on the camera, which directs light from the main beam of the telescope into
A few days after astronauts eased the Hubble Space Telescope into
orbit from the shuttle Discovery, Earth-bound engineers still struggled cautiously to get the costly instrument working.
9-meter telescope into
a CCD-equipped sky survey telescope called Spacewatch.