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#55: I Think I'm Part of a MISSION

July 20th, 2021 · 34 minutes

NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory has a bird's-eye view of exploding stars, black holes and other distant astronomical phenomenon. Part of interpreting the massive amounts of data the telescope collects is creating data visualizations. But how can someone who is blind or visually impaired share in the beauty and the science of the images Chandra data scientists create? You're about to find out.

Guest Starring: Christine Malec, J. J. Hunt, and Kim Arcand


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