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12 days agoAstronauts already in "quarantine bubble" as NASA adapts to virus -- Only "mission-essential" personnel are allowed to work at NASA field centers - everyone else must work from home.
13 days agoWill coronavirus die off in summer? An expert weighs in -- Will warmer, more humid temperatures affect the spread of the virus? CBS News spoke to a top expert on infectious disease transmission about what we know and don't know.
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17 days agoAstronomers discover scorching hot planet where it rains iron -- On one particularly hot planet, hundreds of light-years away from Earth, the forecast is cloudy with a chance of liquid iron rain.
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18 days agoBears coming out of hibernation early due to climate change -- This could lead bears into confrontations with humans as they desperately search for food.
19 days agoAstronomers discover a star shaped like a teardrop -- "I've been looking for a star like this for nearly 40 years and now we have finally found one," one astronomer said.
20 days agoNew bug species named after Lady Gaga -- This bug was "Born this Way."
21 days agoClimate report warns "time is fast running out" to avoid worst -- The leader of the United Nations calls climate change "the defining challenge of our time."
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