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written by Gene Smith
At this outstanding site, an astronomer presents the story of quasars, profusely illustrated with telescope images and astronomical data. You can learn how distant and powerful quasars are, and how they appear at first glance to violate special relativity. This site was produced at the University of California at San Diego.
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Astronomy
- Galaxies
= Active Galaxies
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 1999 John P. Gleason, CASS
Has a copyright or other licensing restriction.
Keywords: active galaxies, bogus, quasars
Record Creator: Metadata instance created January 10, 2004 by Kara Lehman
Record Updated: May 03, 2011 by Lyle Barbato
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G. Smith, (1999), WWW Document, (http://cass.ucsd.edu/archive/public/tutorial/Quasars.html).
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G. Smith, Quasars and Active Galaxies (1999), <http://cass.ucsd.edu/archive/public/tutorial/Quasars.html>.
APA Format
Smith, G. (1999). Quasars and Active Galaxies. Retrieved July 25, 2014, from http://cass.ucsd.edu/archive/public/tutorial/Quasars.html
Chicago Format
Smith, Gene. Quasars and Active Galaxies. 1999. http://cass.ucsd.edu/archive/public/tutorial/Quasars.html (accessed 25 July 2014).
MLA Format
Smith, Gene. Quasars and Active Galaxies. 1999. 25 July 2014 <http://cass.ucsd.edu/archive/public/tutorial/Quasars.html>.
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