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Astronomy Cast

Wizzard Media

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences 9
Science & Medicine 30

Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.

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Ep. 162: Edwin Hubble

November 2nd, 2009

Episode 194 of 474 episodes

You might know the name "Hubble" because of the Hubble Space Telescope. But this phenomenal observatory was named after one of the most influential astronomers in modern history. Hubble discovered that galaxies are speeding away from us in all directions, leading to our current understanding of an expanding Universe. Let's learn about the man behind the telescope.

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