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Telescopes have been with us from the times of the Renaissance, and during all that time they managed to have a profound impact on our science. Here you can find out all the most interesting facts about telescopes.
Here you can find out the most important details about creation of modern telescopes, from the simplest ones that anyone can make in their home to the most precise scientific instruments that are used both on Earth and in space.
Even though we cannot send in space large telescopes that we can easily build here on earth, those models of telescopes that we managed to lift outside of our atmosphere have provided us with some of the most important astronomy discoveries we ever got. Find out interesting facts about space telescopes here.
Over the last 30 years, scientists and engineers have found the ways to create largest telescopes mankind have ever had the chance to operate. Here you can find out more about the most impressive telescopes that have helped us to collect invaluable scientific data.