NASA's Flying Observatory: Not a Kid's Telescope

July 15 (Bloomberg) –- NASA'S flying observatory lets scientists reach the edge of the atmosphere to look at the stars. The heavily-modified Boeing 747 carries an ultra-powerful telescope that captures images neither satellites in space nor telescopes on the ground can achieve. The program was almost axed due to cuts in NASA's budget, but was salvaged by a $70 million House allocation. Bloomberg looks at NASA's SOFIA. (Corrects date of next flight.) (Source: Bloomberg)

Slowest Inflation in Two Years Ratifies Poloz's Pessimism
32:45 - Canada's core inflation rate was the slowest in two years in August, missing even the most bearish forecast, in another blow to the country’s economic outlook. Bloomberg's Greg Quinn reports. (Source: Bloomberg)
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