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Looking Forward To A Year of Science

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Looking Forward To A Year of Science

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Looking Forward To A Year of Science

Looking Forward To A Year of Science

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2009 marks 150 years since the publication of Darwin's On The Origin of Species, and the 400th anniversary of Galileo's first use of a telescope to study the skies. M. Lee Allison, the state geologist of Arizona and director of the Arizona Geological Survey, is an organizer of a "Year of Science 2009," a celebration of scientific methods and discoveries.