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The American Association for the Advancement of Science’s Gold Award for STAR CHASERS OF SENEGAL from Terra Mater Studios & NOVA

STAR CHASERS OF SENEGAL has won the American Association for the Advancement of Science‘s prestigious Gold Award in the Video In-Depth category.

A NOVA documentary from Terra Mater Studios for PBS, the AAAS award-winner traces the heritage and future of African astronomy through the eyes of a visionary Senegalese astronomer trying to spur the establishment of a space agency in his home country.

Congrats to astronomer Maram Kaire, producer/director/writer Ruth Berry, Terra Mater Studios’ Sabine Holzer and Suzanne Lummer, NOVA’s Chris Schmidt and Julia Cort, DOP Bernhard Popovic, and the many others involved.

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