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 Modern Astronomy is a data intensive science. This is true in two ways. First, some sky surveys are extremely large, making data access and analysis a challenge. This pushes astronomy towards the idea of on-line analysis, rather than "​download and hack"​. ​ Modern Astronomy is a data intensive science. This is true in two ways. First, some sky surveys are extremely large, making data access and analysis a challenge. This pushes astronomy towards the idea of on-line analysis, rather than "​download and hack"​. ​