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This lecture spotlights the fascinating variety of instruments that have unveiled the universe in the course of the 20th century, from ground-based optical, radio, and neutrino telescopes to spacecraft that are surveying the cosmos at x-ray, gamma ray, infrared, and other wavelengths.
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I have been listening to these Great Courses narratives for a few years now and I very much enjoy them. They have everything interesting at levels even a layperson can understand (somwhat) and enjoy.

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  • EmilyK
  • 09-03-18

A bit hard to follow

Love the great courses but this one was a bit hard for me to follow. Appreciated the lecture but might recommend Tyson instead.