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Jamestown native has asteroid with her name on it

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Sherry Fieber-Beyer has had an asteroid named after her by the International Astronomical Union, the scientific body that officially names objects in the night sky.


Fieber-Beyer, who was born and raised in Jamestown, said she learned about the honor as she was traveling to a conference. She had received an email from the IAU.

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