Highly porous rocks are responsible for asteroid Bennu's surprisingly craggy surface
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Highly porous rocks are responsible for asteroid Bennu's surprisingly craggy surface

OSIRIS-REx mission researchers thought that sampling Bennu would be similar to walking on the beach. However, the unusually rocky surface proved more
SpaceX’s Surprisingly Secretive Inspiration4 Mission Is a Major Letdown
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SpaceX’s Surprisingly Secretive Inspiration4 Mission Is a Major Letdown

Although the all-civilian Inspiration4 crew is in orbit for almost two days, we have not heard much about what's happening up there. SpaceX's first
The Surprisingly Strong Supreme Court Precedent Supporting Vaccine Mandates
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The Surprisingly Strong Supreme Court Precedent Supporting Vaccine Mandates

Every person must be subject to many restrictions in order to achieve the common good. Read the majority opinion. Without these restrictions, an
Halloween Kills Is Surprisingly Timely, Says Jamie Lee Curtis
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Halloween Kills Is Surprisingly Timely, Says Jamie Lee Curtis

Slasher movies tend to focus on one killer and one victim at a given time. Rarely does the horror spread to the streets in such a way that victims
Amtrak rolled out a 'lobster crab cake' – and it was surprisingly good
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Amtrak rolled out a 'lobster crab cake' – and it was surprisingly good

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Mark Sanford said that GOP leaders went along with Trump 'hijacking' the party because it 'had come to stand for surprisingly little'

Former Governor of South Carolina Mark Sanford. AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File Sanford's new book argues that conservatism, as it is defined by the
Opinion | The Biden Era Has Surprisingly Little of Joe Biden in It
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Opinion | The Biden Era Has Surprisingly Little of Joe Biden in It

He barely rates. Last week's CNN town hall was a failure, with 1.5 million viewers. Fox News easily beat it in regular programming. MSNBC had more
Twin Viking Babies Found in a Surprisingly Christian-Looking Burial in Sweden
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Twin Viking Babies Found in a Surprisingly Christian-Looking Burial in Sweden

In the Swedish town of Sigtuna, seven Viking tombs were discovered that contained well-preserved skeletons. Archaeologists found the remains of eight