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US spacecraft touches asteroid for rare rubble grab

A NASA spacecraft has descended to an asteroid and momentarily touched the surface to collect a handful of cosmic rubble for return to EarthBy MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace WriterOctober 20, 2020, 10:28 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- A NASA spacecraft descended to an asteroid Tuesday and, dodging boulders the size of buildings, momentarily touched the surface to collect a handful of cosmic rubble for return to Earth.It was a first for the United States — only Japan has scored asteroid samples.“I can’t...
Health

Grab the menthol chest balm and rehydration tabs!

Fear of further lockdowns has sparked the return of people panic-buying loo rolls and supermarket rationing. But if you come down with Covid-19 and can't get to the shops, a toilet roll isn't going to help tackle your symptoms or make you more comfortable. Here, CAROLINE JONES asks the health experts what supplies we should be stocking up on — in addition to a decent thermometer — just in case . . . People have been rushing to panic-buy loo rolls at supermarkets once again as coronavirus cases continue to rise PARACETAMOLA standard...
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