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A Famous Black Hole Gets a Massive Update

A Famous Black Hole Gets a Massive Update

A Famous Black Hole Gets a Massive Update A Famous Black Hole Gets a Massive Update Sometimes, depending on circumstance, this endgame collapse is marked by a stupendous supernova explosion. In this case, however, Dr. Miller-Jones wrote in an email, “We think that the black hole formed via almost direct collapse into a black hole, rather than in a type …

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A Massive Pileup and Heavy Weather Interrupt the Daytona 500

A Massive Pileup and Heavy Weather Interrupt the Daytona 500

A Massive Pileup and Heavy Weather Interrupt the Daytona 500 A Massive Pileup and Heavy Weather Interrupt the Daytona 500 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A 16-car chain reaction accident brought chaos to the Daytona 500 after only 15 of 200 laps Sunday, and during the ensuing cleanup, a violent lightning storm and rain shower caused a lengthy stop to the …

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Much of Pakistan Loses Power in Massive Blackout

Much of Pakistan Loses Power in Massive Blackout

Much of Pakistan Loses Power in Massive Blackout Much of Pakistan Loses Power in Massive Blackout ISLAMABAD — A major electricity blackout hit Pakistan early Sunday, one of the biggest power failures to afflict the country of more than 200 million. The blackout affected much of the nation, including major cities such as Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore, Karachi, Quetta, Peshawar and …

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Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction

Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction

Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction Burning Fossil Fuels Helped Drive Earth’s Most Massive Extinction Paleontologists call it the Permian-Triassic mass extinction, but it has another name: “the Great Dying.” It happened about 252 million years ago, and, over the course of just tens of thousands of years, 96 percent of all life in the oceans and, …

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Raids Reveal Massive Fentanyl Production in Myanmar

Raids Reveal Massive Fentanyl Production in Myanmar

Raids Reveal Massive Fentanyl Production in Myanmar Raids Reveal Massive Fentanyl Production in Myanmar BANGKOK — The jungle-covered hills of Shan State in Myanmar might seem an unlikely outpost along global trade routes. But it is the remote region, wracked by ethnic conflict and undisturbed by normal policing, where much of the world’s synthetic drug trade originates. Now, two months …

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‘We Had to Do Something’: Trying to Prevent Massive Food Waste

‘We Had to Do Something’: Trying to Prevent Massive Food Waste

‘We Had to Do Something’: Trying to Prevent Massive Food Waste ‘We Had to Do Something’: Trying to Prevent Massive Food Waste While millions of Americans are worried about having enough to eat and lines at food banks grow, farmers have been plowing under vegetable fields, dumping milk and smashing eggs that cannot be sold because the coronavirus pandemic has …

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Simpsons writer offers answer to massive Homer and Krusty the Clown fan theory

Simpsons writer offers answer to massive Homer and Krusty the Clown fan theory

Simpsons writer offers answer to massive Homer and Krusty the Clown fan theory Simpsons writer offers answer to massive Homer and Krusty the Clown fan theory A writer for The Simpsons has offered a potential answer for a scene in the “Who Shot Mr Burns?” episode that has become the subject of huge fan speculation. Bill Oakley, who has also worked on shows including …

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