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Asteroid bigger than Empire State Building heading towards Earth

Asteroid bigger than Empire State Building heading towards Earth

NASA is keeping a close eye on a huge asteroid that’s heading towards Earth. The US space agency expects Asteroid 388945 (2008 TZ3) to make a close approach to our planet on May 15. The giant space rock is predicted to be up to 1,608 feet wide. In comparison, New York’s iconic Empire State Building …

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Monster quake on Mars to provide view into planet like no other

Monster quake on Mars to provide view into planet like no other

Since landing a seismometer on Mars in 2018, scientists have been waiting for a big quake, and now researchers say they’ve finally recorded a monster one. NASA’s InSight Mars lander detected a magnitude 5 temblor on May 4. During its few short years on the Martian planet, InSight’s seismometer has detected more than 1,300 quakes. …

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'What are the odds?  I retire and the stock market crashes.  All my plans are upside down.'  I want to draw on my 401(k) to renovate my new home.  What options do I have?

‘What are the odds? I retire and the stock market crashes. All my plans are upside down.’ I want to draw on my 401(k) to renovate my new home. What options do I have?

Dear Quentin, I’m due to retire in two months and I have already moved to my new home in the sun. I have not sold my apartment in a major US metropolitan area on the east coast, as I wanted to see how I settled into my new life. It’s a quiet, but beautiful city …

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These sea 'squirts' could reverse the signs of aging: study

These sea ‘squirts’ could reverse the signs of aging: study

The fountain of youth may be more like a “squirt.” Chinese scientists have discovered that sea squirt — a mollusk commonly consumed throughout East Asia — could potentially help reverse the effects of aging in those who eat it. “It could be that a pill to keep you young may not be such an unrealistic …

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These sea 'squirts' could reverse the signs of aging: study

These sea ‘squirts’ could reverse the signs of aging: study

The fountain of youth may be more like a “squirt.” Chinese scientists have discovered that sea squirt — a mollusk commonly consumed throughout East Asia — could potentially help reverse the effects of aging in those who eat it. “It could be that a pill to keep you young may not be such an unrealistic …

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I never wore SPF — now I look like an 'acid attack victim'

I never wore SPF — now I look like an ‘acid attack victim’

Here’s more good reason not to skimp on SPF. A Canadian mother resembled an “acid attack victim” after taking chemotherapy cream for her skin cancer — which she developed after neglecting to use sunscreen for years. “It looks like I’ve had an acid attack,” Honore Stark told SWNS of the topical treatment, which she’s forced …

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NASA reveals 1,600 ft asteroid will make 'close approach' in six days

NASA reveals 1,600 ft asteroid will make ‘close approach’ in six days

Earth is braced for a close brush with a massive asteroid bigger than the Empire State Building in a matter of days. NASA has been keeping an eye on the rock and has revealed it’ll be a “close approach” in space terms. Thankfully, it will still be well over 3.5 million miles away, so there’s …

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NASA reveals 1,600 ft asteroid will make 'close approach' in six days

NASA reveals 1,600 ft asteroid will make ‘close approach’ in six days

Earth is braced for a close brush with a massive asteroid bigger than the Empire State Building in a matter of days. NASA has been keeping an eye on the rock and has revealed it’ll be a “close approach” in space terms. Thankfully, it will still be well over 3.5 million miles away, so there’s …

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My docs said I had heartburn from partying — now I'm fighting for life

My docs said I had heartburn from partying — now I’m fighting for life

A university student who’d been diagnosed with “booze-induced heartburn” was horrified to discover that she actually had an incurable cancer. “It’s literally turned my life upside down,” Georgia Ford, 20, told Kennedy News of the misdiagnosis gone horribly wrong. “I’d gone from being a full university student within a few weeks to being in hospital …

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My docs said I had heartburn from partying — now I'm fighting for life

My docs said I had heartburn from partying — now I’m fighting for life

A university student who’d been diagnosed with “booze-induced heartburn” was horrified to discover that she actually had an incurable cancer. “It’s literally turned my life upside down,” Georgia Ford, 20, told Kennedy News of the misdiagnosis gone horribly wrong. “I’d gone from being a full university student within a few weeks to being in hospital …

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