The sky has special meaning for many people, from the astronomer seeking to understand the mysteries of the universe, to indigenous peoples who look to the stars for guidance in daily life. Astronomy is a fascinating field of study that attracts many students with an interest in math, science (especially physics) or computer science. Meet the people who study the stars, and learn why astronomy is important to them. Hear from some of the astronomers working in today’s observatories, and learn more about what they do.
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