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AIR DATE: March 24, 2014

World class observatories like Mt. Wilson near Los Angeles and Palomar near San Diego are now surrounded by urban light where jet black night skies used to be. Now, the McDonald Observatory in remote west Texas -- home to the largest telescope in North America -- is suddenly dealing with unwanted light.

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