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Imagine the Universe! Satellites

Welcome to the Satellite Showcase. This area of our site is filled with facts about and images from the many satellites which have contributed to our understanding of the Structure and Evolution of our Universe.

Every month or two, we will highlight a different mission here in our "Satellite Showcase". This will allow us to put a specific satellite on special display. You'll find in-depth information about the satellite's mission, experiment packages, and scientific results.

Image courtesy of ESA

Satellite Showcase

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artist's concept of EXOSAT in orbit
Credit: NASA
More about High-Energy Astrophysics X-ray satellites

artist's concept of Pioneer Venus in orbit
Credit: NASA
More about High-Energy Astrophysics Gamma-ray satellites

Imagine the Universe is a service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC), Dr. Alan Smale (Director), within the Astrophysics Science Division (ASD) at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.

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Acting Project Leader: Dr. Barbara Mattson
All material on this site has been created and updated between 1997-2012.

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