The 40-inch Telescope from the Inside

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Technology, Physics, Space Science
Provider:
AMSER: Applied Math and Science Education Repository, ComPADRE Digital Library
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AMSER: Applied Math and Science Education Repository, ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
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High School, Community College / Lower Division, College / Upper Division, Career / Technical, Adult Education
Language:
English
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Diagram/Illustration
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Graphics/Photos, Text/HTML, Video
AMSER: Applied Math and Science Education Repository Abstract:

This web site, hosted by the University of Chicago Dept. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, is an image gallery of the Yerkes 40 inch refracting telescope--the largest refractor in the world. It includes views of the telescope, the machinery that turns it, and the observatory building. Links go to other parts of the Yerkes website.

ComPADRE Digital Library Abstract:

This web site is an image gallery of the Yerkes 40 inch refracting telescope--the largest refractor in the world. It includes views of the telescope, the machinery that turns it, and the observatory building. Links go to other parts of the Yerkes website.

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