History of Astronomy at a Glance

  • Gabriella BernardiEmail author
  • Alberto Vecchiato
Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)


In the two previous chapters, we learned about the astronomical targets of the measurements of Gaia. We also mentioned some of the scientific mysteries that scientists hope to solve with the help of this satellite, and stressed their importance for Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.TorinoItaly
  2. 2.National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF)Pino TorineseItaly

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