Flying Telescope Passes Key Test Jan. 8, 2010

from Science @ NASA Feature Stories Podcast· ·

Most astronomers wouldn't dream of opening their observatory's doors in 100 mph winds. Yet NASA's new SOFIA telescope recently flew in an airplane at 250 mph with doors wide open. Please vote for this podcast at PodcastAlley! Get this podcast story.



Most astronomers wouldn't dream of opening their observatory's doors in 100 mph winds. Yet NASA's new SOFIA telescope recently flew in an airplane at 250 mph with doors wide open.

Please vote for this podcast at PodcastAlley!

Get this podcast story.