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Pope John Paul II addressed the Pontifical Council for Culture, affirming: “More than ever, in fact, man is seriously threatened by anti-culture which reveals itself, among other ways, in growing violence, murderous confrontations, and the exploitation of instincts and selfish interests. In working for the progress of culture, the Church is always trying to see to it that collective wisdom triumphs over divisive interests.”

IAU members vote a resolution to recommend renaming the Hubble Law as the Hubble-Lemaître law. More information.

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