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October 29, 2001 12:00 AM (EST)

News Release Number: STScI-2001-35

$10 Million NSF Grant to Fund "National Virtual Observatory"


Video: Interview with Dr. Steven Beckwith, Director, Space Telescope Science Institute: Part 1

Running Time: 25 seconds

Dr. Beckwith says that NVO will open up astronomical data to scientists in the same way that the Internet has opened up information to consumers-by making it easier to transfer data from one computer to another.

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