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Pointing Skywards
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This is the world famous Lovell Radio-Telescope at Jodrell Bank in Cheshire, North-West England. This telescope has been at the forefront of space explotation since it was built in the mid to late 1950's. It was the main tracker of Sputnik and used extensively in all the development of the Moon Landing programme.

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.Marzena
08/27/13 3:55 PM GMT
Wow, this is very interesting and informative. Thanks, dear Steve.
SAM & SAAB
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With all my love and respect, Marzena
.0930_23
08/27/13 3:56 PM GMT
Another good panorama, Caruso.

VFS-TicK

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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
::Dunstickin
08/27/13 4:21 PM GMT
Wow...I need a wide screen for this one Steve

I remember watching the 'Sputnik' and was gobsmacked at it!...

good panorama posting
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"Never stop photographing. It is very likely that your best photograph has not yet been captured"
::tigger3
08/27/13 5:16 PM GMT
Excellent pano, I really like this one, and I enjoyed the narrative that went with it. Tigs♥ =^..^=
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Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life and so is my love of photography. sandi ♪ ♫
::Ramad
08/27/13 9:39 PM GMT
Good panorama shot of this huge telescope with its all seeing eyes Steve.
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Smooth seas do not make skilful sailors.
.icedancer
08/28/13 6:56 PM GMT
Wonderful pano. Is Sputnik still going around, I remember it from the 60's. You could see it with you own eyes.
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Have a Beautiful Bright Day, Skates
.mesmerized
08/31/13 12:32 AM GMT
Great job on the panoramic view...love that expansive sky and the various tones...I remember Sputnik too.
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Change is inevitable, except from vending machines.

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