News FocusINTERNATIONAL YEAR OF ASTRONOMY

A Brief History of the Telescope

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Science  16 Jan 2009:
Vol. 323, Issue 5912, pp. 330-331
DOI: 10.1126/science.323.5912.330

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Writer/illustrator Larry Gonick and astronomer William Alschuler present a comic strip history of the telescope as part of Science's special Focus package commemorating the International Year of Astronomy.