Two small pieces of Glass - The Amazing Telescope

"Two Small Pieces of Glass - The Amazing Telescope" show follows two students as they interact with a female astronomer at a local star party. Along the way, the students learn the history of the telescope from Galileo’s modifications to a child’s spyglass — using two small pieces of glass — to the launch of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. Aiming to engage and appeal to audiences of all ages, the show explores the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years.

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The material is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

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Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawai'i/Interstellar Studios/Carnegie Science Center

About the Video

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Release date:23 February 2016, 11:37
Duration:22 m 51 s

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Name:Education, International Year of Astronomy
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Category:Fulldome

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