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Fraser
2008-Feb-27, 07:00 PM
NASA's Swift satellite is pretty jittery as space telescopes go. It's designed to wait until it detects a gamma ray burst, and then swing around quickly to start observing. But it's actually equipped with some sensitive instruments, including a wonderful telescope designed for observing in the ultraviolet. In between searching for gamma ray bursts, Swift [...]

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publiusr
2008-Jun-30, 11:56 PM
de-lovely.