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NASA scientist, Neil Gehrels, serves as your guide to this online lesson on gamma ray tools, which focuses on advances in detector technologies since the 1980s that have enabled us to capture and image high-energy phenomena. Dr. Gehrels explains different methods for detecting and imaging high-energy particles, how they work, and the advantages and disadvantages of each, using examples and imagery from NASA missions.

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    Space Science,Informal Education,Physics,Gamma rays,NSDL,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-115,Detectors,The nature of science,Earth and space science:Astronomy,Gamma ray bursts,Engineering,Swift,Space science,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Astrophysics,History/Policy/Law,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20140407123716598T,Optics,History of science

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