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Historic Artemis I mission is just beginning its lunar journey |  CNN

Historic Artemis I mission is just beginning its lunar journey | CNN

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here. CNN — The third time’s the charm and now, NASA’s mega rocket has made history. The Artemis I mission launched on its journey to the moon Wednesday. Putting on a light show …

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Artemis I mission takes flight in historic leap forward for NASA's moon program |  CNN

Artemis I mission takes flight in historic leap forward for NASA’s moon program | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advances and more. CNN — The historic Artemis I mission took flight in the early hours of Wednesday morning after months of anticipation. The milestone event kicked off a journey that will send an uncrewed spacecraft around the …

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'He's our leader': Machado trying to guide Padres to historic upset

‘He’s our leader’: Machado trying to guide Padres to historic upset

SAN DIEGO — In a suite at the Delano hotel in Las Vegas during the 2018 Winter Meetings, the Padres front office was growing frustrated. They didn’t like the price tags on some of free agency’s middling third basemen. The trade market was churning slower than usual, too. Late one night — or early one …

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William Shatner reflects on fallout with ‘Star Trek’ pal Leonard Nimoy, historic kiss with Nichelle Nichols

William Shatner reflects on fallout with ‘Star Trek’ pal Leonard Nimoy, historic kiss with Nichelle Nichols

William Shatner doesn’t know what happened between him and his beloved “Star Trek” co-star Leonard Nimoy. The actor, who famously played the pointy-eared half-human, half-Vulcan officer Mr. Spock in the ’60s sci-fi series, passed away in 2015 at age 83. His son, Adam Nimoy, announced that the star died of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease …

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Fan who caught Aaron Judge historic homer may catch big tax bill

Fan who caught Aaron Judge historic homer may catch big tax bill

Ken Goldin of Goldin Auctions previews vintage baseball memorabilia up for auction on “Varney & Co.” Cory Youmans may have snagged a six-figure tax bill when he caught Aaron Judge’s record-breaking 62nd home run Tuesday night at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. It all depends on what the Fisher Investments vice president plans to …

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Sofia, the Historic Airplane-Borne Telescope, Lands for the Last Time

Sofia, the Historic Airplane-Borne Telescope, Lands for the Last Time

Over the past eight years, a modified Boeing 747 jetliner has flown hundreds of flights on a unique mission: carrying a 19-ton, 2.5-meter telescope known as Sofia, or the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy. Flying a telescope on a jumbo jet offered a way to peer into the heavens at wavelengths that could not be …

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Success of experimental Alzheimer’s drug hailed as ‘historic moment’

An experimental drug has slowed the rate of decline in memory and thinking in people with early Alzheimer’s disease in what is being described as a “historic moment” for dementia treatment. The cognition of Alzheimer’s patients given the drug, developed by Eisai and Biogen, declined by 27% less than those on a placebo treatment after …

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NASA's SpaceX Crew-5 astronauts ready for historic mission

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-5 astronauts ready for historic mission

SpaceX’s next Crew Dragon astronaut launch for NASA will see a new country represented in one of the sleek white spacesuits. Russia’s Anna Kikina will take a seat on SpaceX with two American astronauts and a Japanese astronaut on the mission. The foursome will fly to the International Space Station (ISS) no earlier than Oct. …

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Dolphins vs.  Ravens score, takeaways: Tua Tagovailoa tosses six TDs, Miami notches historic comeback in fourth

Dolphins vs. Ravens score, takeaways: Tua Tagovailoa tosses six TDs, Miami notches historic comeback in fourth

If there’s any reason to showcase why Tua Tagovailoa is the franchise quarterback in Miami, Sunday’s stunning fourth-quarter comeback against the Baltimore Ravens should silence the doubters. Tagovailoa threw for four touchdowns in the fourth quarter as the Miami Dolphins rallied from a 21-point deficit to shock the Ravens 42-38. Tagovailoa tossed the game-winning touchdown …

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$20 billion Figma deal is a historic coup for startup investors in an otherwise miserable year

$20 billion Figma deal is a historic coup for startup investors in an otherwise miserable year

Adobe is paying 2021 prices. It’s 2022. Wall Street hates it. Silicon Valley is thrilled. In a year that’s featured exactly zero high-profile tech IPOs and far more headlines about mass layoffs than big funding rounds, Adobe’s $20 billion acquisition of Figma on Thursday is what some might call a narrative violation. There was no …

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