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New Optics Center At NASA's Marshall Center Seeks To Expand View Of Universe

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October 13, 1999
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Telescopes with the power to view Earth-like planets in distant solar systems have so far existed only in "star-gazers'" dreams. Now, after several years in the making, efforts to make large-scale space optics a reality are being led by a new technology center at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.

Telescopes with the power to view Earth-like planets in distant solar systems have so far existed only in "star-gazers'" dreams. Now, after several years in the making, efforts to make large-scale space optics a reality are being led by a new technology center at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.


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