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Astronomy - Central Indiana: Websites

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  • Spitzer Space Telescope  
    The Spitzer Space Telescope provides space images in the infrared spectrum.
  • Chandra X-Ray Observatory  
    The Chandra X-Ray Observatory provides extra-terrestrial observation of space through the X-ray (high energy) spectrum.
  • Kitt Peak National Observatory  
    Kitt Peak, near Tucson, AZ, is the home of three major visible-spectrum telescopes.
  • Very Large Array  
    The Very Large Array is a series of large antennas used for space observation in the radio spectrum.
  • Keck Observatory  
    The Keck Observatory is home to two large telescopes, optical and infrared, on Hawaii's Mauna Kea volcano.
  • Space Telescope Science Institute (STSI)  
    Located on the Johns Hopkins University campus in Baltimore, MD, the Space Telescope Science Institute (STSI) is a major research center for space telescopy, particularly the Hubble and James Webb Telescopes.
  • Observatories and Planetariums