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Spectacular T. rex skeleton may fetch $25 million at auction (the new owner gets to name it, too)

[ad_1] A Tyrannosaurus rex specimen, nicknamed Shen for now, is the first T. rex to hit the auction block in Asia. (Image credit: Christie's Images Ltd. [2022])The mighty Tyrannosaurus rex once stalked western North America, but now, in a first, the fossil remains of the dinosaur king are hitting an auction block in Asia, where the prehistoric beast's bones might sell for as much as $25 million, according to Christie's
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When should I get my flu shot?

[ad_1] Fall has arrived, and with it the annual call to get your flu shot. But when's the best time to get the jab?Ideally, it’s better to get vaccinated before flu starts to circulate in your community; but exactly when flu season will start is unpredictable, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (opens in new tab). For this reason, the CDC recommends that people who
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Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa hospitalized with head, neck injuries after being stretchered off field

[ad_1] Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa sustained neck and head injuries after being slammed to the ground in Thursday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals and was stretchered from the field. The Dolphins said Tagovailoa was conscious, had movement in all his extremities and was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center for further evaluation. Tagovailoa was chased down and sacked by 6-foot-3, 340-pound Josh Tupou with about six minutes left
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Peer into Hurricane Ian’s ‘eye’ in this photo that an astronaut snapped from space

[ad_1] Astronauts watched from orbit as powerful Hurricane Ian slammed into Florida on Wednesday (Sept. 28).Expedition 68 astronaut Bob Hines of NASA captured footage of the weakening, yet still forceful, hurricane from the International Space Station (ISS). "This storm is HUGE! That’s the Mississippi River and New Orleans on the left. It covers the entire Florida peninsula! We could see through the eye just as it was making landfall. Praying for
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Hubble and James Webb Space Telescope spot plume from DART struck asteroid

[ad_1] The spectacular moment NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) craft smashed into a distant asteroid has been captured by the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) and the Hubble Space Telescope — and the footage is incredible. The DART spacecraft smashed into the asteroid Dimorphos, which is 7 million miles (11 million kilometers) from Earth, at 7:14 p.m. ET on Monday (Sept. 26), marking humanity's first attempt to test its planetary
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India’s Supreme Court allows all women, regardless of marital status, to have abortions up to 24 weeks into pregnancies

[ad_1] India's Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that all women, regardless of marital status, can obtain abortions up to 24 weeks into their pregnancies.Previously, under India's abortion law, married women could have abortions up to 24 weeks into their pregnancies, but single women were limited to 20 weeks. On Thursday, the court extended the 24-week period to all women.The judgment was cheered by reproductive rights activists, who said the court
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James Webb telescope reveals the ‘bones’ of a distant galaxy in stunning new image

[ad_1] A new photo taken by the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) has revealed the hidden gaseous "bone" structure of a distant galaxy — and it's absolutely spectacular.The cosmic knot of gas, dust and stars belongs to the spiral galaxy IC 5332, located in the constellation Sculptor more than 29 million light-years from Earth. As it sits nearly perfectly face-on with respect to Earth, its spiral arms can be seen
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Fitbit vs Garmin: Which is best?

[ad_1] Fitbit vs Garmin. They’re two of the biggest and most well known tech brands around, and while both produce some of the best fitness trackers (opens in new tab) money can buy, they offer completely different takes on what a wearable should be.Fitbit introduced millions to the concept of fitness tracking, and kick-started competitive step counting as a trend. Garmin typically appeals to a much more hardcore crowd. If