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Fraser
2013-Apr-04, 05:50 PM
“No scientific discovery is named after its discoverer,”*- Stigler/Merton. Edwin Hubble’s contributions to astronomy earned him the honor of having his name bestowed upon arguably the most famous space telescope (the Hubble Space Telescope, HST). *Contributions that are often attributed to him include the discovery of the extragalactic scale (there exist countless other galaxies beyond [...]

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