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Unexpected Wonders From The Vast Unknown: Images from the Hubble Space Telescope


February 16, 2021 Show 989 Hour 2.

The Hubble Space Telescope was launched into low Earth orbit in 1990. With an orbital height of 347 miles it remains a versatile and vital research tool as well as a public relations boon for astronomy. What have we learned since in the 30-plus years since its launch, and what do we hope to learn in the future? 
Guest: Tom Durkin, Deputy Director of the South Dakota Space Grant Consortium. Tonight, at 6:00 p.m., he presents the STEAM Café' discussion at Hay Camp Brewing in Rapid City called "Unexpected Wonders from the Vast Unknown: Images from the Hubble Space Telescope." 


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