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News Release 286 of 1051

August 19, 2010 02:00 PM (EDT)

News Release Number: STScI-2010-26

First Use of Cosmic Lens to Probe Dark Energy


Image: Compass and Scale Image for Abell 1689 (Hubble ACS/WFC)

Compass and Scale Image for Abell 1689 (Hubble ACS/WFC)

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Object Name: Abell 1689

Image Type: Astronomical/Illustration

Credit: NASA, ESA, E. Jullo (Jet Propulsion Laboratory), P. Natarajan (Yale University), and J.-P. Kneib (Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille, CNRS, France)


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