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September 13, 2019 - 1:51 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The solar system may have another foreign guest. Both NASA and the European Space Agency are reporting that a newly discovered comet zooming toward the sun is likely from another star. Astronomers said Thursday it's traveling 93,000 mph (150,000 kph), so fast it likely...
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July 23, 2019 - 2:23 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mission officials say a tiny spacecraft orbiting Earth appears to have successfully unfurled its solar sails to test the potential of using sunlight for propulsion. Commands were sent Tuesday to the Planetary Society's LightSail 2 from mission control at California Polytechnic...
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Susy Solis
May 13, 2019 - 6:52 pm
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - May is melanoma awareness month. Melanoma is not the most common type of skin cancer, but it is the most deadly. "We are seeing what could be called an epidemic in the United States with an increasing number of diagnoses of melanoma," said Dr. Corinne Erickson, a dermatologist...
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