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Before Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars occupied the inner solar system, there may have been a previous generation of planets that were bigger and more numerous – but were ultimately doomed by Jupiter, to
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By Chris Mooney Chris Mooney Reporter covering climate change, energy and the environment. Email Bio Follow Welcome to this week’s installment of “Don’t Mess with Geophysics.” Last week, we learned about
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“I can’t go for a run because I had an abortion yesterday,” announces Adam Sackler’s new girlfriend, Mimi-Rose Howard. With that statement, “Girls” joined the (limited) ranks of TV shows that a) have character