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News - November 8, 2013

NASA Ames' persistent star

Kepler's principle investigator recognized by President Obama

by Daniel DeBolt

NASA's Kepler mission was a dream that NASA Ames scientist William Borucki shared with Carl Sagan and others — a telescope floating in outer space that could peer deeper into the heavens than ever before. But Borucki was told repeatedly by NASA administrators that the proposal was a non-starter.

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