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    Astrophysicist Mark Devlin Video BLAST

     A film  will be shown this weekend on many cable and satellite systems on the BBC TV channel. It features
    astrophysicist Mark Devlin and his team, using a balloon to take a telescope above the atmosphere. hey call it
    the “Balloon-borne Large Aperture Submillimeter Telescope” (BLAST). ASA Newsletter Co-Editor saw it at
    Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) in Batavia, IL, several months ago and can vouch for the fact
    that it presents a combination of scientific fact, the challenge of science (including persevering through failures),
    and touches of humor and human interest.


    Eastern Times are as follows: Saturday, July 24 11:10-12:00

    Sunday, July 25 05:10-06:00 and 17:10-18:00.

    Additional details, including some clips from it, are at www.blastthemovie.com.