Interplay of observation and theory

The objective of astronomical studies is to learn about the nature of the celestial objects, including their sizes, masses, constituents, and the basic physical processes that take place within or near them. Progress is made through an interplay of observational data and theoretical insight. Observations guide the theorist and theories suggest observations. The pace of this interplay greatly accelerated in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries due to the rapid increase in technical capability described above. The recent history of astronomy is replete with examples of this symbiosis of observation and theory.

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