The Telescope As A Time Machine. Astronomy is history. Because light takes
time to travel from one place to another, we see objects not as they are now but
Telescopes are also a time machine, allowing us to peer into the past. .... A short-
focus telescope, sometimes called richest field telescopes or RFT's, are great ...
May 20, 2015 ... Read all of the posts by Space Telescope Science Institute on Frontier Fields. ...
The production of the “The Incredible Time Machine” video is part of a year-long
... Sometime between the Big Bang — more than 13 billion years ago — and ...
This is called “gravitational lensing,” and these clusters act as ...
Apr 12, 2012 ... "Sometimes there are large clusters with thousands of galaxies, ... Light collected
by the Keck I Telescope was fed into MOSFIRE for the first time on April 4, ....
NGC 5907 is sometimes called the "Splinter" or Knife Edge Galaxy ...
Sep 29, 2011 ... One of the Hubble Space Telescope's goals was to accurately ... of the universe
since the Big Bang (sometimes called the Hubble Time). ... Forget the TARDIS,
the Hubble Space Telescope is the real space and time machine!
Your Very Own Time Machine: Buying Your First Telescope ... names for different
variations of compound-telescopes (sometimes also called "catadioptrics").
The Moon, photographed with a digital camera through a telescope by ... Light
from the Sun takes about 5 and 1/2 hours to reach it and roughly the same time to
return to Earth. ... The brightest star in our neighbor system is called Alpha
Centauri ... Sometimes astronomers call it M31, by its number in the famous
Apr 11, 2012 ... A new scientific instrument, a "time machine" of sorts, built by UCLA ... I
Telescope at the W.M. Keck Observatory atop Mauna Kea in Hawaii. ... "
Sometimes there are large clusters with thousands of galaxies, sometimes small
clusters. ... In the late 1990s, McLean delivered an infrared spectrometer called...
This type of time machine would bring pictures and sounds from the past into the
... Telescopes can see back in time, but what part of history they view is entirely a
... Ennius is sometimes called the "Father of Latin Poetry" and over the course of ...
Thus a telescope with a 1000 mm focal length, used with an eyepiece of 25 mm
... A device called a Barlow lens, or sometimes a telextender, may be used with
..... time on the polishing machine, but also the manufacturer must more carefully