Asked in Planetary Science, Telescopes
What were the first objects discovered by a telescope?
The first objects in space to be discovered by telescope were the four largest moons of Jupiter. ...
Asked in Telescopes
What planet was first discovered by telescope?
Uranus, which was discovered by Sir William Herschel Prior to the invention of the telescope, the only known planets were Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn. Uranus was the first planet discovered by telescope. ...
Which planets in your solar system were found by telescope?
Neptune was discovered using a telescope. Uranus was discovered with the naked eye, but because of it's slow rotation it was believed to be a star. Only with a telescope was it identified as a planet. ...
Asked in Telescopes, Galileo
How old was Galileo when he discovered the telescope?
Actually the telescope was invented by a man named Hans Lippershey (1570-1619) Galileo just discovered it and tried to make them.But Galileo was 46 when he DISCOVERED it. ...
When and what was the first thing found in space by a space telescope?
The meaning of virgin and sex were discovered by a telescope