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Studying Quasars Using Radio Science

The word quasar comes from the Latin word Quassa, meaning “star”.  In fact, the word is used synonymously with many other terms involving stars. The first discovery of quasars was made by the U.S.S. astronomers Edwin Landau and Fred Houghton within the framework of their study of radio astronomy. The name quasar is derived from […]