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CAROLINE HERSCHEL
CAROLINE HERSCHEL
Hanover, Germany (/1750/ - /1848/)
Sister of Sir William Herschel, Caroline's most significant contribution to astronomy was the discovery of several comets, including 35P/Herschel-Rigollet. Caroline Herschel was enthused by William's work with telescopes and was a longtime collaborator of her more famous brother and nephew, Sir John Herschel.
 

Enjoy these insightful and educational video clips drawn from over 70 hours of interviews with the world's leading figures in astronomy, shot during the filming of 400 Years of the Telescope.

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Chris Corbally

Digital detectors
Chris Corbally - Vatican Observatory

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Chris Corbally

Establishment of the Vatican observatory
Chris Corbally - Vatican Observatory

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Galileo and Copernicus
Chris Corbally - Vatican Observatory

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Chris Corbally

Galileo and the Church
Chris Corbally - Vatican Observatory

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Chris Corbally

Harvard work on spectra
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