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)

Iraq Balks at Joining OPEC Cuts
29:04 - Oil investors are playing it safe as OPEC tries to finalize its deal to limit output. More talks are planned this week but there are new doubts about the plan. Bloomberg's Ben Sharples reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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