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Joel Achenbach
The Washington Post; Achenblog; Why Things Are; Captured By Aliens; The Grand Idea; A Hole at the Bottom of the Sea
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Joel Achenbach Aug 24
NEW: Doctors still don’t know how vaping killed one person and almost killed this 20-year-old.
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Laura Helmuth Aug 24
This is the best time of year to see juvenile birds. You can tell them apart from the adults because they just started flying, so they're clumsy; they don't have their full adult feathers yet, so they're splotchy; and they just look confused most of the time. A thread
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Post Health/Science Aug 22
“At first it was small things. Losing a species here or there. Just careless, really. These things happen to a planet on its way up. Earth still seemed to have it together. But now?”
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Marcia Smith Aug 23
Q: have you considered an all female crew for Artemis? Bridenstine: "Have we considered it? Yes. In fact wouldn't surprise me if that's what we did." Haven't picked crew yet, but could be two women. Crew will be from current pool. Event is over.
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LenaSun Aug 23
NEW: First death reported in vaping-related lung illness, officials say
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Nick Hague Aug 22
Each time I open the door the views keep getting better. Congratulations to all involved in the successful execution of this . From our EVA and Robotics trainers to the teams down in Mission Control – The quality of our training is out of this world.
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Laura Helmuth Aug 22
Here's 's award-winning feature about where to send the next Mars rover, with great graphics showing the landing sites and how they compare to places on Earth. With on
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Erin Ross Aug 22
Serious kudos to both and for their well-deserved awards!
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JSTOR Daily Aug 22
Why does a red sky at night mean sailors delight? Why is the opposite true for a red sky in the morning? It turns out there’s real reason—which can be explained with cartoons. This story and more in this week's Suggested Readings:
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Joel Achenbach Aug 22
It's not the heat, it's the SPECIFIC HUMIDITY
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Joel Achenbach Aug 21
NEW: U.S. zoos to drop bullhooks from elephant training By
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Elizabeth Williamson Aug 20
"Trump’s quest to undo his predecessor’s signature climate-change regulation despite opposition from the very industry being regulated is extraordinarily unusual." This story is CRAZY
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Sydney Trent Aug 20
This totally surprising story breaks my dog-loving heart. (Of course MY dogs would never behave this way!) via
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William Shatner Aug 20
🙄 Must be a slow tabloid gossip day? What are my lungs blocked with? 😳🤔🤷🏼‍♂️ The story absolutely not true nor does it have any basis in reality. My lungs are fine. Maybe this explains the bizarre stop smoking emails I’ve been getting? I don’t smoke; it’s bad for you. 🚭
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Joel Achenbach Aug 20
After Trump blamed mass shootings on mental illness, not guns, government experts were told to clear any social media posts with HQ &
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Maggie Shober Aug 13
Remember when lots of people said it would be hard/impossible for California to achieve their 2020 GHG emissions reductions? Remind anyone of discussions going on right now? Oh, and CA achieved the goal 4 years early, with higher GDP growth than the country as a whole, nbd.
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Rev Jesse Jackson Sr Aug 19
Still reading and studying . A Masterpiece. Monumental. Get your copies. Share. Read. Teach. Read again. Study. Take it all in. .
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Kara Peterson Aug 18
Blown away by the ? Consider a donation to , co-founded by , & "dedicated to increasing and retaining reporters and editors of color in the field of investigative reporting." Let's change the stories that get told
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Joel Achenbach Aug 20
Loved this -- brilliant start to finish
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