Telescope

Instrument used to focus electromagnetic radiation (light, X-rays) into an image.



See also: Cassegrain Telescope, Newtonian Telescope, Reflecting Telescope, Refracting Telescope.

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Subjects: Astronomy Instrumentation Optics


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Royal Observatory Edinburgh Unique among UK scientific establishments in that it houses on a single site a university astronomy research group, an establishment of a UK Research Council and a Visitor Centre.