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30-inch Telescope Poster featuring the photograph 30-inch Telescope, Helwan, Egypt by Science Photo Library
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7.13" x 8.00"

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9.13" x 10.00"

 

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30-inch Telescope, Helwan, Egypt Poster

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30-inch Telescope, Helwan, Egypt poster by Science Photo Library.   Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.

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30-inch telescope, Helwan Observatory. This observatory was built in Helwan, a suburb of Cairo, Egypt, from 1903. This 30-inch reflector telescope was provided in 1905 by British astronomer John Henry Reynolds (1874-1949). The first large telescope erected in Africa and the Middle East, it was among the first to observe the southern skies. It began operations in January 1909, observing Halley's Comet that year and in 1911. It was mainly used to observe galaxies, providing data for the development of modern galaxy classification. It was also used to observe comets, Jupiter's eighth satellite, Pluto, and solar eclipses.

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Science Photo Library was founded in 1981 by Michael Marten, one of the authors of "Worlds Within Worlds", a book exploring different ways to observe the universe - from electron micrographs, to images of earthrise taken from the Apollo spacecraft. When Marten started receiving requests for the beautiful images in the book, he had an idea of setting up Science Photo Library. Since then, Science Photo Library has continued to work alongside world acclaimed photographers and the leading science and medical experts to provide a central source of the best science and specialist imagery available. Although the collection started with scientific images, it has grown to encompass all aspects of science and their impact on everyday life.

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