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Hubble’s Diverse Universe

Quick, name a minority astronomer other than Neil Tyson or Derrick Pitts. Can’t? We can change that.Jarita Holbrook, chair of the US IYA2009 Working Group on Cultural Astronomy, and Romeel DavĂ© (both from the Univeristy of Arizona in Tucson) are the lead creators of a new documentary film, “Hubble’s Diverse Universe,” which explores diversity in the field of astronomy. You can watch the trailer here .


International Year of Astronomy 2009 (IYA)