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Lyman Spitzer - Namesake of the Spitzer Space Telescope

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Photograph of Astrophysicist, Lyman Spitzer.  The famous Spitzer Space Telescope, which provides beautiful photographs from its journey through space, is named for him.


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Image online, courtesy of NASA.

 

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