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The Dark Side of Congo’s Cobalt Rush

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Lockheed Martin and GM partner up to build next-gen lunar rover

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Cannibalism at sea: the starving Victorian sailors who ate a cabin boy

How a ranger stumbled upon one of the largest fossil finds in California history

A new method to determine biological age suggests a maximum human lifespan

The Entire History of Powered Flight

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How your name affects your personality

The secret deportations: how Britain betrayed the Chinese men who served the country in the war

Mathematicians Find Long-Sought Building Blocks for Special Polynomials

Mapping the local cosmic web: Dark matter map reveals hidden bridges between galaxies

The Mystery of the Watermelon’s Origins May Have Been Solved

Misophonia: Scientists discover the brain connection responsible for ‘supersensitivity’ to noise

What the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Destroyed

Earth looks like Mars in surprising astronaut photo from the ISS

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Cheese photo leads to Liverpool drug dealer’s downfall

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Mega-satellite constellations could lead to chain-reaction spacecraft pile-ups in orbit

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Scientists image atoms with record resolution close to absolute physical limits

China’s Zhurong Mars rover rolls onto the Martian surface (photos)

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We Are Stardust

Research findings that are probably wrong cited far more than robust ones, study finds

Flower mimics the scent of dead beetles to draw in helpful flies

Chien-Shiung Wu, the First Lady of Physics

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A DIY Guide to Collecting Radioactive Rocks Gets Glowing Reviews

What makes us like art? Caltech researchers get closer to an answer.

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