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Artist Stan Herd's portrait of NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson on display in Atlanta is 70 feet by 90 feet. John Zarr/Earthworks hide caption

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Landscape artist unveils a giant portrait of NASA pioneer Stephanie Wilson

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A crab cake is pictured from Gertrude's Chesapeake Kitchen in Baltimore, where chef John Shields is experimenting with adding tofu to his crab mix. Courtesy of Gertrude's Chesapeake Kitchen hide caption

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Sacrilegious Or Just Economical? Famous Maryland Chef Adds Tofu To His Crab Cakes

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Danny Reeves, senior pastor at First Baptist Corsicana in Texas, plans to share his experience with COVID-19 with his congregation and encourage everyone who's eligible to get vaccinated. Courtesy of Danny Reeves hide caption

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Unvaccinated Pastor Who Almost Died Of COVID Now Preaches The Importance Of Vaccines

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Edith Murway (right) with her friend Carmen Gutworth at the gym. Gutworth convinced Murway to join her at the gym, which is how at 91 she got hooked on lifting. Guinness World Records/Edith Murway hide caption

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Meet The Nonagenarian Who Is A Record-Breaking Weightlifter

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An anonymous bidder won a pristine copy of a 1996 Nintendo Mario 64 for $1.56 million, according to Heritage Auctions. Heritage Auctions hide caption

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Mamma Mia! Super Mario 64 Is The First Video Game To Sell For More Than $1 Million

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Painting by David Bowie on auction. Cowley Abbott hide caption

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A David Bowie Painting That Sold For $4 At A Thrift Store Is Now Up For Auction

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An illustrated portrait of American author, astronomer and farmer Benjamin Banneker from the mid- to late-18th century. He's credited as being a surveyor, farmer, mathematician and astronomer. Stock Montage/Getty Images hide caption

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A Black Scientist Was An Early Cicada Researcher. His Work Has Been Mostly Overlooked

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The Museum of African American Art in Los Angeles is a "micro museum" tucked away on the third floor of a Macy's in the city's Crenshaw district. The museum has been closed since March 2020. Keasha Dumas Heath hide caption

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Keasha Dumas Heath

Pandemic Has Many Small Museums At Risk Of Closing Permanently

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Sasha Velour stars in The Island We Made, an opera composed by Angélica Negrón and filmed in a mid-century Staten Island house. Matthew Placek/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'The Island We Made': Lip-Sync Opera And High Drag Sing An Ode To Mothers

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Yunseo Choi won first place Wednesday in this year's Regeneron Science Talent Search STEM competition. Society for Science hide caption

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Matchmaker, Matchmaker Make Me An Algorithm: STEM Contest Winner Pairs Data

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Tim Shantz conducts Luminous Voices' first car concert on Oct. 4, 2020. Kenton Smith hide caption

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Car Concerts Offer Choirs A Way To Rehearse And Perform

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2020 In The Kitchen: The Year We Spent Making, Baking, Frying And Trying

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Cold Weather Out Keeping You In? 4 Pro Tips On Staying Warm

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Bear 435 Holly is the 2019 Fat Bear champion. Will she keep her title in 2020? Naomi Boak/NPS Photo hide caption

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May The Fattest Bear Win: Voting Opens For National Park's Pre-Hibernation Contest

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