Pictures of Telescopes at The University of Chicago Yerkes
Use these pictures to help figure out what makes a telescope!
The University of Chicago Yerkes Observatory Quester Museum
are the different parts of a telescope?
are there different kinds of telescopes?
is needed to sense or record data from a telescope?
do telescopes assist astronomers in making observations?
Newtonian Reflectors, some on
Dobsonian and Equatorial Mounts.
Reflectors of the Schmidt-Cassegrain
The University of Chicago Yerkes Observatory, Boller and Chivens 24 inch Reflector
New Dome for the 24 inch Telescope http://www.handsonuniverse.org/activities/Explorations/Telescopes/
Largest Refractor in the World - Yerkes 40 inch
The University of Chicago Yerkes Observatory, Remotely Operable Rooftop Telescopes
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