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Who invented the telescope?

Duration: 04:58

Sir Patrick Moore's guest Dr Allan Chapman explains the telescope's development and importance.

Available since: Thu 12 Aug 2010

Credits

Presenter
Patrick Moore
Presenter
Chris Lintott
Presenter
Patrick Moore
Presenter
Chris Lintott

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The Sky at Night Light Fantastic

Sir Patrick Moore charts the development of the telescope over four centuries.

First broadcast: 05 Jan 2009

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