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Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

Learn how scientist at Smithsonian Astrophysical Society are using electricity to correct mirrors on telescopes in outer space!

This video was funded under the Investing in Innovation (i3) validation grant (U396B100097) awarded to the Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC) by the U.S. Department of Education. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations contained in this work do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Education or other funders.