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A Cleaner Earth: Rachel Carson

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Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame
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Rachel Carson changed our world for the better, quite literally, with her 1962 book “Silent Spring.” In it, she brought attention to the contamination of our environment through the use of pesticides.