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HPR’s Dave Lawrence and Christopher Phillips host Stargazer every Monday to discuss the latest developments in astronomy.

Stargazer November 21 - 27, 2016: Dwarf Galaxy Discovered

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courtesy of Shawn A. Laatsch
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This week on Stargazer, it’s a return to the Subaru Telescope on the Mauna Kea summit for a discovery of a dwarf galaxy as HPR All Things Considered Host Dave Lawrence speaks with Christopher Phillips.

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Credit Tohoku University/National Astronomical Observation of Japan
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The dwarf or satellite galaxy discovery utilized the Subaru Strategic Survey Hyper Suprime-Cam.

      

Dave Lawrence is the local host of All Things Considered, Road Stories (formerly Off the Road), and Stargazer.
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