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by Icy
Fri Apr 20, 2007 2:58 am
Forum: Space exploration
Topic: Space exploration: worth the cost?
Replies: 2
Views: 3429

I am exploring the issue right now and do not have a clear cut topic as for right now. I think I'm going to compare the manned and unmanned missions and see which option would work.

Thank you very much for your opinion!
by Icy
Fri Apr 20, 2007 2:35 am
Forum: Astrophysics
Topic: Quasars: Near or far?
Replies: 19
Views: 10631

Thank you very much for your help, Joe. I will look at the articles by Halton Arp. I wasn't able to find much of info before, but I will try again.
by Icy
Tue Apr 17, 2007 11:24 pm
Forum: Space exploration
Topic: Space exploration: worth the cost?
Replies: 2
Views: 3429

Space exploration: worth the cost?

Hello everyone,

I am writing a research paper about space exploration and whether it is worth the cost. If anyone knows any good websites pro or against space research, could you please post them here?
Also, I'd like to know your opinion on the question! :wink:

Thank you,
Icy.
by Icy
Tue Apr 17, 2007 11:10 pm
Forum: Astrophysics
Topic: Quasars: Near or far?
Replies: 19
Views: 10631

Quasars: Near or far?

Hi everyone, I have a question about quasars. I've heard that some astronomers do not believe quasars are really far from us. But what properties would an object need in order to have a redshift as high as quasar's, but still be no further than say a billion light-years from the Milky Way? Thank you...
by Icy
Thu Mar 22, 2007 1:56 am
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Help, please!
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

Thank you very much for your help, KendalAstronomer. It worked out great. Hopefully I'll get a good grade on my lab. :)
by Icy
Wed Mar 14, 2007 2:23 am
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Help, please!
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

Help, please!

Hello everyone, I am really new to this forum (like a few minutes old, lol), so just wanted to say hi to fellow stargazers and astronomers. I'm taking Astronomy in college and actually have a question. I'm not sure if it's an "absolute beginner" one, or something more advanced, but I'm goi...