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Behind the Scenes of SOFIA - The World's Most Remarkable Observatory - Universe Today
[/caption] One of the most remarkable observatories in the world does its work not on a mountaintop, not in space, but 45,000 feet high on a Boeing 747. Nick Howes took a look around this unique airliner as it made its first landing in Europe. SOFIA (Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) came from an idea … Continue reading "Behind the Scenes of SOFIA – The World’s Most Remarkable Observatory"