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Telescopes are used to see far away objects, like ME!
How do they work?
By David Alexander
They say that I, Hans Lippershey, made the first telescope
A refracter telescope has two lenses
-An objective lens to magnify
-A smaller one for your eye
The objective collects the light and focuses it, causing it to magnify.
The eyepiece is adjustable from the outside.
Telescopes don't have to be huge like the one below
Greene, Nick. "Telescopes - Basic Information on Telescopes." Space & Astronomy at About.com. Web. 15 May 2010.