SOFIAtelescope (@SOFIAtelescope )

SOFIAtelescope



Bio A Boeing 747SP aircraft modified to carry a 106-inch telescope. This joint project of @NASA and @DLR_en is the worlds largest airborne observatory.
Location California
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Account created 20-10-2008 22:57:21
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Sprinklr : Massive stars — many times larger than our sun— are rare, yet they can have powerful effects on galaxies. We captured some of these enormous stars right after their birth, including many that have never been seen before. Details: go.nasa.gov/2U55qid