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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

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Virgin Orbit’s Rocket Successfully Deploys Satellites into Space

Virgin Orbit, an American rocket company founded by billionaire Richard Branson, has succeeded in installing its first satellites into space using its “air launch”...

AvKare Accidentally Mixes Up Erectile Dysfunction Drug and Anti-Depressant

AvKARE or Pulaski, TN is voluntarily recalling one lot of erectile dysfunction drug Sildenafil 100 mg tablets and one lot of anti-depressant Trazodone 100mg...

Charles Darwin’s Notebooks Stolen From Cambridge University

The Cambridge University Library reported that two notebooks written by Charles Darwin have been missing for 20 years after previously thinking it was misplaced....

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India’s Farmers Drive Tractors into Violent Republic Day Protests in Delhi

Republic Day in India was met with protesting farmers, as demonstrations have continued against enacted farm laws by the Modi government. Farmers drove tractors...

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