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The Pope's Teblescope

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On top of Mount Graham in the Arizona desert is a L3m telescope owned by the Vatican. Inside, three scientists, led by Vatican astronomer Brother Guy Consolmagno , are exploringthe outer reaches ofthe solar system in a bid to discover how our planetary system was made. But why is the Vatican dabbling in science and what can a cluster of ancient frozen rocks tell us about the origins of life on Earth? Producer John Byrne

Contributors

Unknown: Mount Graham
Unknown: Brother Guy Consolmagno
Producer: John Byrne






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