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60 Minutes in Space - April 2014

Posted 5/7/2014 12:05 AM by Kim Evans | Comments

Scientists from the Space Sciences Department at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science take you "behind the stories" using the best images and animation available to help understand the latest developments.

April 2014 – It’s a one scientist show this month with Dr. Dimitri Klebe bringing us news from across the Universe.

He continues last month’s discussion by Dr. Yu on the recent detection of gravity waves.

He then talks about astronomical imaging techniques used by scientist processing data from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter and the Hubble Space Telescope.

He wraps up by reporting on the recent announcement of the Kepler Telescope discovery of the first confirmed planet of Earth-size in a habitable zone around a distant star.


To view previous 60 Minutes in Space visit the Space Sciences Newsroom page on Vimeo.

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