Idea: university Hubble

From: Jim Whitehead (
Date: Fri Apr 27 2001 - 15:35:32 PDT

So, my understanding is that a Hubble-class space telescope costs O(low
$billions). As such, it is well within the reach of most state government
spending capabilities, and even some private university capabilities. A
Hubble-class telescope, as shown by NASA, has enormous PR value, and would
presumably bring substantial prestige to the first university to field one.


- Jim

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