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SCIENCE AND TECH

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Scientists Detect “Record-Breaking” Gamma-Ray Burst

By Jonny Lupsha, News Writer | Oct 20, 2022

A newly detected gamma-ray burst could be the biggest ever. Scientists say that even at a distance of 2.4 billion light-years, it’s closer than most. Gamma-ray bursts were discovered in the 1960s. […]

U.S. AND WORLD

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North Korean Missile Tests Prompt Review of Dictatorship’s History

By Jonny Lupsha, News Writer | Nov 9, 2022

North Korea fired dozens of missiles toward Japan on November 2 and November 3. The missile tests set off alarms in Japan, including an emergency alert system in three prefectures. North Korea has been ruled by a dictatorship since 1948, after World War II. […]

HEALTH AND LIFESTYLE

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Bicycle Hearses Come to France for Greener Funerals

By Jonny Lupsha, News Writer | Nov 11, 2022

France’s first bicycle hearse has come to the streets of Paris. A local undertaker has modified her bike to meet legal specifications for body transportation. The funeral industry arose in the 19th century amid the Civil War. […]