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Test your knowledge of astronomy:Question: What did Edwin Hubble use to make his discovery about distant galaxies?ANSWER: 100- inch Hooker Reflector Telescope
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EPA has released a “road map” to prevent PFAS from being released and to speed up the cleanup process. Local environmental advocates say it’s an important first step.
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Air Date: October 15, 2021 10:00 am
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