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This mosaic image of asteroid Bennu is composed of 12 images collected on Dec. 2, 2018 by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft from a range of 15 miles. NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona hide caption

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If This NASA Spacecraft Can Avoid 'Mount Doom,' It Might Nab A Bit Of Asteroid

NASA has collected and is returning its first sample from an asteroid. The rocks and dust could help us understand potentially dangerous space rocks and the history of the solar system.

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TikTok says it is banning all accounts that share content related to the QAnon conspiracy theory, hardening its previous policy on the far-right movement. Kiichiro Sato/AP hide caption

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TikTok Tightens Crackdown On QAnon, Will Ban Accounts That Promote Disinformation

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The Guardians of the Deepness Those Who Ride with Giants
The Respect for the Old Beast Those Who Ride with Giants

Kevin Young was recently named as the next director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. He starts in January. Melanie Dunea hide caption

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Poet Kevin Young Says Thinking About Black Culture, Like Writing Poetry, Is A Calling

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Assistant Attorney General John C. Demers of the Justice Department's National Security Division, pictured on Oct. 7, has announced new charges against Russians allegedly connected to the Russian military intelligence agency GRU. Jim Watson/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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DOJ Unveils More Sweeping Cyber-Charges Against Russian Intelligence Officers

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A NASA Spacecraft Successfully Touched Down On A Rocky Asteroid

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Black Alert The Best Pessimist
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The U.S. Justice Department is suing Google, accusing the tech giant of breaking antitrust laws as it has amassed power and grown into the world's most dominant search engine. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Google Abuses Its Monopoly Power Over Search, Justice Department Says In Lawsuit

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