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    1. Jerry Nelson, an astronomer who designed advanced telescopes that help scientists glimpse far reaches of the universe, has died. He was 73. UC Santa Cruz, where Nelson was a professor ...

    2. Jerry Nelson, an astronomer who designed advanced telescopes that help scientists glimpse far reaches of the universe, has died in California. He was 73. The University of California, ...

    3. Jerry Nelson, an astronomer who designed advanced telescopes that help scientists glimpse far reaches of the universe, died in his Santa Cruz home. The University of California, Santa ...

    4. NASA's has detected 219 possible new planets. About 10 of these new worlds may be Earth-sized and habitable. The Kepler space telescope that discovered the new planets has so far found more than 4,000 worlds.

    5. Keck Observatory includes twin telescopes on Mauna Kea. Jerry Nelson, who conceived of the design for the segmented telescope, which allowed scientists to peer farther into the universe ...

    6. The lightning-caused Frye Fire burning 8 miles southwest of Safford came "very close" to the International Observatory on Mount Graham Sunday, sparing telescopes from going up in flames ...

    7. Nelson’s designs were the basis for the twin telescopes at the W. M. Keck Observatory on Mauna Kea, a dormant volcano on the island of Hawaii. Astronomers have used those telescopes ...

    8. As we continue to make high resolution sky surveys, and as new telescopes such as the James Webb Space Telescope are launched, we will be able to find such planets in time.

    9. As with all solar eclipses, researchers warn the public not to look directly at the sun and to never look at the sun through binoculars or telescopes without proper safety filters. Focused ...

    10. Thanks to recent improvements in space-based and ground-based telescopes, astronomers have been able to probe deeper into the Universe than ever before. Unfortunately, studying the very ...

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