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Forgotten History Video - August 10, 2018

Dear friends,

Do you know about the Pacific Garbage Patch? It's literally an island of garbage floating in the Pacific Ocean. Take a look at an effort to remove this debris from our sea.

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The History of the Telescope

Learn the history of the telescope, and meet the team that's working on the newest telescope in the chronology - the James Webb Space Telescope, an infrared telescope due to launch in 2018.

Watch It Now: The History of the Telescope


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Cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Cleaning the Pacific Garbage Patch would take decades and billions of dollars. This passive system could remove half the garbage in five years at a fraction of the cost.

Watch It Now: Cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch


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