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How Flat Earthers Nearly Derailed a Space Photo Book

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Finding Amelia Earhart's Plane Seemed Impossible. Then Came a Startling Clue.

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What Makes a Red Sky at Night (and at Morning)

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Kary B. Mullis, 74, Dies; Found a Way to Analyze DNA and Won Nobel

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U.S. Significantly Weakens Endangered Species Act

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How Sharks Glow to Each Other Deep in the Ocean

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Genome Study Reveals Clues to Komodo Dragon's Unique Abilities

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Science -- Liane Russell, Who Studied Radiation's Effects on Embryos, Dies at 95 -- Her findings led to cautions against X-rays for pregnant women. She also discovered that the presence of the Y chromosome meant a mammalian embryo was male. -- Katharine Q. Seelye

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Travel -- The Completely Reasonable Reason People Are Flying With Mini Horses -- The Department of Transportation's declaration that miniature horses should be prioritized as service animals has raised many questions. -- Heather Murphy

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5 Things About Your Book -- 'The Last Ocean' Considers Dementia in All Its Uncertainty -- Nicci Gerrard wrote about the disease after it struck her father, but her new book is "full of other people's voices and stories as well as my own." -- John Williams

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Health -- Spraying Antibiotics to Fight Citrus Scourge Doesn't Help, Study Finds -- Researchers found spraying oxytetracycline on orange trees didn't halt a devastating infection called citrus greening, but a more expensive method — injecting the trunks — holds some promise. -- Andrew Jacobs

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the new old age -- Older People Need Rides. Why Aren't They Using Uber and Lyft? -- Seniors need transportation alternatives more than ever, but many are intimidated by ride-hailing apps. -- Paula Span

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Style -- Should You Get a Scary UV Photo of Your Skin Damage? -- A technology grows in popularity among dermatologists, sunscreen brands and artists. -- Alyson Krueger

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Africa -- Ebola Outbreak Spreads to 3rd Province in Eastern Congo -- Two new cases were confirmed in South Kivu, according to the Health Ministry. -- The Associated Press

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Times Insider -- For 'Diagnosis' Show, Dr. Lisa Sanders Lets Times Readers Around the World Join in the Detective Work -- A Times Magazine columnist credits Sherlock Holmes and global crowdsourcing with helping her solve patients' mysterious ailments. -- Aidan Gardiner

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Science -- Donald Klein, Who Expanded the Psychiatric Toolbox, Dies at 90 -- His studies of the use of drugs to treat disorders led many to consider him "the father of psychopharmacology." -- Neil Genzlinger

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