Teaching an Old Telescope New Tricks

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McDonald Observatory astronomer Fritz Benedict explains how a 75-year-old telescope remains a vital scientific instrument today. This problem also includes a look at the construction and dedication of the 82-inch Otto Struve Telescope, with excerpts from the only known audio recording of Otto Struve, the Observatory's first director.

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