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published by the Exploratorium
written by Neil Felter
This site from the Exploratorium provides information on telescopes and observatories such as the Hubble Space Telescope that are being used to study spectra from space.  Gamma-ray, x-ray, ultraviolet, and infrared spectra are all examined.  The purpose and discoveries made by each observatory are included along with related hands-on activities like a liquid crystal IR detector activity.
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- Space Exploration
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© 1997 Exploratorium
gamma-ray, infrared, observatory, specta, spectrum, telescope, ultraviolet, x-ray
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Metadata instance created July 18, 2006 by Ann Deml
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N. Felter, Spectra from Space, (Exploratorium, San Francisco, 1997), <>.
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Felter, N. (2006, August 24). Spectra from Space. Retrieved October 24, 2018, from Exploratorium:
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Felter, Neil. Spectra from Space. San Francisco: Exploratorium, August 24, 2006. (accessed 24 October 2018).
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Felter, Neil. Spectra from Space. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 1997. 24 Aug. 2006. 24 Oct. 2018 <>.
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