archive: SETI New Hubble measurements of the expanding Universe reported

SETI New Hubble measurements of the expanding Universe reported

Larry Klaes ( lklaes@bbn.com )
Tue, 25 May 1999 14:52:12 -0400

>Date: Tue, 25 May 1999 13:32:41 -0500
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>Subject: New Hubble measurements of the expanding Universe reported today
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>NASA Space Science News for May 25, 1999
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>Two stories today:
>
>#1 Hubble Measures the Expanding Universe: Scientists using
>the Hubble Space Telescope today announced that they have completed
>efforts to measure precise distances to far-flung galaxies, an
>essential ingredient needed to determine the age, size and fate
>of the Universe. From a NASA HQ press release. FULL STORY at
>http://science.nasa.gov/newhome/headlines/ast25may99_1.htm
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>#2 Lifting the Veil on Hubble's Constant: This story places today's HST
>measurements in context, with history and background information about
>"Hubble's Constant," along with a primer on modern cosmology. FULL STORY at
>http://science.nasa.gov/newhome/headlines/ast25may99_2.htm
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>Linda Porter
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