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The result is that the onrushing laser beam's pulses continue on their way, each carrying within it a far-ultraviolet pulse about 450 attoseconds in duration.
This release includes new maps of far-ultraviolet (FUV) brightness, albedo and water-ice data as well as instrument exposure, illumination and other conditions.
In the meantime, far-ultraviolet spectra taken by another craft, the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, as it flew over the impact site show no obvious signs of water--which, if present, scientists had hoped the Centaur crash would have released.
One of their projects in the 1990s was to restore the backup engineering model of Apollo 16's far-ultraviolet telescope/camera.
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A team of German and American astronomers have discovered the hottest white dwarf in the Universe, using NASA's space-based Far-Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer (FUSE).
That's because clouds of hydrogen gas absorb far-ultraviolet light, and the most distant galaxies have the largest amount of hydrogen gas between them and Earth (SN: 2/24/96, p.
In 1972, Apollo 16 astronauts John Young and Charles Duke deployed a far-ultraviolet camera-spectrograph at their Descartes Highlands landing site.