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 : Magnetic fields in the Orion Nebula may be influencing the birth of new stars. The streamlines reveal the direction of magnetic fields, which is helping researchers understand the number of stars in our galaxy and those that may form in the future. More: go.nasa.gov/2UWHii8