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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. Alexander Szalay, NVO Project Director: Part 1

Running Time: 22 seconds

Dr. Szalay, who has been named Project Director for the National Virtual Observatory, explains that the NVO has recently overcome a major hurdle to realization-it has received a $10 million grant of seed money from the National Science Foundation.

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