A giant space rock demolished an ancient Middle Eastern city, possibly inspiring the Biblical story of Sodom
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A giant space rock demolished an ancient Middle Eastern city, possibly inspiring the Biblical story of Sodom

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James Webb Space Telescope: An astronomer on the team explains how to send a giant telescope to space — and why

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Giant pyramid built by the Maya was made from rock spewed by a volcano
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Giant pyramid built by the Maya was made from rock spewed by a volcano

Scientists recently discovered that Maya builders constructed a huge pyramid from rock that had been ejected from a volcano some 1,500 years ago.
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Barcelona: The toxic battle ripping apart a European giant

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A Giant Volcano Didn't Stop Ancient Maya From Taking The Ashes And Building a Pyramid
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A Giant Volcano Didn't Stop Ancient Maya From Taking The Ashes And Building a Pyramid

Scientists recently discovered that Maya builders constructed a huge pyramid from rock that had been ejected from a volcano some 1,500 years ago.
Giant Space Rock Blast Wiped Out Ancient City With 1,000 Times Hiroshima's Ferocity
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Giant Space Rock Blast Wiped Out Ancient City With 1,000 Times Hiroshima's Ferocity

Tall el-Hammam, an ancient Middle Eastern city, was going about its daily business as usual 3600 years ago. They didn't know that an unknown icy
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Read the full letter the chairman of Evergrande sent to 120,000 employees as analysts say the Chinese real-estate giant is on the brink of collapse

This week, Evergrande Xu Jiayin's chairman sent a letter of support to 125,000 employees. He encouraged them all to persevere in the face adversity,
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Here's Why Firefighters Are Wrapping Sequoia Trees In Aluminum Blankets

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A giant space rock demolished an ancient Middle Eastern city and everyone in it – possibly inspiring the Biblical story of Sodom
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A giant space rock demolished an ancient Middle Eastern city and everyone in it – possibly inspiring the Biblical story of Sodom

Tall el-Hammam, an ancient Middle Eastern city, was going about its daily business as usual 3600 years ago. They didn't know that an unknown icy