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News Release 639 of 1051

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 2

Running Time: 21 seconds

Dr. Beckwith says that NVO is necessary to enable astronomers to examine and use the vast amounts of observational data currently overwhelming them.

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