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what is a telescope?
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A telescope is an instrument that aids in the observation of remote objects by collecting electromagnetic radiation (such as visible light).
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A reflecting telescope (also called a reflector) is an optical telescope which uses a single or combination of curved mirrors that reflect light and form an image.
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A refracting or refractor telescope is a type of optical telescope that uses a lens as its objective to form an image (also referred to a dioptric telescope).
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