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Information About the Swift Mission

Swift is designed to detect gamma-ray bursts, cosmic explosions on a tremendous scale. How will Swift do this? Why are scientists interested in gamma-ray bursts? Why is it called 'Swift'? The answers to these questions and more can be found on the following pages.

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