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History of TelescopeReach out and touch faraway planets and stars
How telescopes bring the universe into focus
The telescope is the key to understanding the universe through observation. With these observations, Galileo discovered that Earth isn't the center of the universe. People have historically used telescopes to see anything far away, from a target across enemy lines to distant stars. Today, scientists use telescopes to observe distant galaxies, find comets, asteroids, and even other planets. Understanding mankind's place in the universe is important for the advancement of technology and science.
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