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Pass the grated cheese: MIT researchers uncover major spaghetti findings

MIT researchers have discovered a way to break uncooked spaghetti noodles in two. Stop smirking — they say the breakthrough could have implications far beyond the kitchen.

NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun

The Parker Solar Probe has embarked on a mission that scientists have been dreaming of since the Sputnik era.

NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun

The Parker Solar Probe has embarked on a mission that scientists have been dreaming of since the Sputnik era.

Technical problem delays flight to sun

The launch countdown was halted with just one-minute, 55 seconds remaining, keeping the Delta IV rocket on its pad.

Last-minute technical problem delays NASA’s flight to sun

The early morning launch countdown was halted with just one-minute, 55 seconds remaining, keeping the Delta IV rocket on its pad with the Parker Solar Probe.

NASA sending spacecraft straight into sun’s glittering crown

NASA is sending a spacecraft straight into the sun’s glittering crown, an atmospheric region so hot and harsh any normal visitor would wither.

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