Earth Orbit Has A Junk Problem
The discarded and broken detritus of space exploration is still in orbit around Earth.
Our exploration of space has left a lot of litter behind, both big and small. We have to reckon with the risks of space junk long after missions are complete.
Why Isn't There An RSV Vaccine?
In a press release Pfizer says its maternal shot was 69% effective in preventing severe RSV infection in infants 0-6 months.By Damian Dovarganes / AP
How Did Evergreen Trees Become A Christmas Symbol?
Early Americans with strong Christian beliefs denounced Christmas trees, calling them a pagan symbol.By Yorgos Karahalis / AP
Why Is College Enrollment Dropping?
College enrollment is on the decline as students weigh a number of factors forcing them to reconsider higher education.By Ted Shaffrey / AP
Brittney Griner Back Home In U.S. After Russian Prisoner Swap
Griner was seen getting off a plane that landed Friday morning at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas.By Eric Gay / AP
There Are Still Detained Americans In Russia After Griner's Release
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Another American, Marc Fogel, Is Detained In Russia Over Marijuana
Newsy's Maritsa Georgiou talks with the family of a Russian prisoner who they want designated as "wrongfully detained" by the Biden administration.By Anne Fogel