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Fraser
2012-Aug-23, 06:20 PM
The Kitt Peak Observatory Last week, a report issued by the National Science Foundationís Division of Astronomical Sciences suggested de-funding several ground-based observatories along with other money-saving strategies to help offset budget shortfalls in US astronomy which have been projected to be as much as 50%. The report recommended the closure of iconic facilities such [...]

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