RIP Opportunity: A eulogy for the beloved Mars rover
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RIP Opportunity: A eulogy for the beloved Mars rover

NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity recorded this image of a Martian dust devil twisting through…

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Go for romance, not fauxmance
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Go for romance, not fauxmance

Love is in the air. Nay. There is more love on social media platforms, dating…

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MU69, previously presumed a space snowman, is instead a pair of cosmic pancakes
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MU69, previously presumed a space snowman, is instead a pair of cosmic pancakes

New Horizons took this image of the Kuiper Belt object 2014 MU69 on January 1,…

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Get out of my system!
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Get out of my system!

In the second half of season 4 of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, the titular character finds…

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Roller-coaster ride
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Roller-coaster ride

A Darkling Plain, the final book in Philip Reeve’s Mortal Engines quartet, ends with “It…

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A leaky toilet on the International Space Station is about as fun as it sounds
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A leaky toilet on the International Space Station is about as fun as it sounds

NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor performing more typical plumbing duties back in November. spcace

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Facebook toughens political advertisement policy in India
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Facebook toughens political advertisement policy in India

Facebook Inc is toughening up the rules governing political advertisements in India to create more…

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The Milky Way is warped, but astronomers still aren't sure why
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Rosalind Franklin missed out on a Nobel, but now she'll help look for life on Mars
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Rosalind Franklin missed out on a Nobel, but now she'll help look for life on Mars

An artist’s impression of the artist formerly known as the ExoMars rover. spcace

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Political ads on Facebook to carry labels offering information on advertiser
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Political ads on Facebook to carry labels offering information on advertiser

Facebook on Thursday said political advertisements on its platform will carry a ‘disclaimer’ offering details…

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