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Question 1:
Why are astronomers interested in studying the 30 Doradus region?
Answer:

Astronomers are interested in studying the 30 Doradus region because it is a rich star-forming region in the Large Magellanic Cloud, a small, satellite galaxy of our Milky Way. Also, they can see individual stars which allows astronomers to study the evolution of these stars.

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