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The Arecibo Observatory

Clip: Season 45 | 3m 58s

After Hurricane Maria, the Arecibo Observatory and its staff worked to rebuild its facility––home to the most powerful astronomical radar and one of the largest radio telescopes on Earth––and aid the neighboring community.

Aired: 09/25/18

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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