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Scientists Hope to Get Glimpse of Adolescent Universe from Revolutionary Instrument-on-a-Chip

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Harvey Mosely MicroSpec

NASA's Harvey Moseley is developing the MicroSpec instrument (onto a silicon wafer measuring just four inches) that could provide a picture of how the cosmos developed into the kind of place that could support life like that found on Earth.


Scientists know what the universe looked like when it was a baby. They know what it looks like today. What they don't know is how it looked in its youth.

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