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NASA Names Astrophysics Fellowship For Iconic Woman Astronomer


NASA has established an astrophysics technology fellowship named for the woman many credit as one of the key contributors in the creation of the Hubble Space Telescope.

The Nancy Grace Roman Technology Fellowship in Astrophysics is designed to foster technologies that advance scientific investigations in the origin and physics of the universe and future exoplanet exploration. The fellowship will help early career researchers develop innovative technologies to enable scientific breakthroughs, while creating the skills necessary to lead astrophysics projects and future investigations.

Full Story: http://www.nasa.gov/home/hqnews/2011/aug/HQ_11-277_Astro_Fellows.html

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