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SpaceX Test Delayed to Sunday

Science|SpaceX Test Delayed to SundayA successful demonstration of the abort system on the company’s Crew Dragon capsule would set up the next flight, which is to have astronauts aboard.A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in February before its first orbital test flight of the company’s Crew Dragon capsule.
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Meteorite or Volcano? New Clues to the Dinosaurs’ Demise

New Clues to the Dinosaurs’ DemiseTwin calamities marked the end of the Cretaceous period, and scientists are presenting new evidence of which drove one of Earth’s great extinctions.In this case, it was like flipping to the last chapter of the dinosaurs’ story, and finding out whether it was the meteorite or the volcanism that triggered the Cretaceous extinction.
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Rich People Don’t Just Live Longer. They Also Get More Healthy Years.

According to a new study, wealthy men and women don’t only live longer, they also get eight to nine more healthy years after 50 than the poorest individuals in the United States and in England.The findings, published on Wednesday in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A, emerged from two primary questions: What role do socioeconomic factors play in how long people live healthy lives?
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The Overlooked History of Women at Work

”Some visitors were so doubtful that she had done it all herself that a sign was added, reading simply “Woman’s Work.But now, she is among the women being celebrated in “Five Hundred Years of Women’s Work,” an exhibition at the Grolier Club in Manhattan documenting the long and sometimes hidden history of women making an independent living.
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How Anti-Vaccine Activists Doomed a Bill in New Jersey

Opponents of a bill that would have ended religious exemptions for vaccinations in New Jersey were a constant presence at the State House in Trenton, N.An influential ultra-Orthodox Jewish organization that had remained largely silent as the New York bill was being debated deliberately pivoted, opting to vocally oppose the New Jersey legislation on grounds of religious freedom.
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