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A Giant Sunspot Doubled in Size in 24 Hours, And It's Pointing Right at Earth

A Giant Sunspot Doubled in Size in 24 Hours, And It’s Pointing Right at Earth

A gigantic sunspot has swelled to twice Earth’s size, doubling its diameter in 24 hours, and it’s pointed right at us.  The sunspot, called AR3038, grew to 2.5 times Earth’s size – making the sunspot roughly 19,800 miles, or 31,900 kilometers, in diameter – from Sunday (June 19) to Monday night (June 20), according to Spaceweather.com, a …

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Giant sunspot doubled in size in 24 hours, and it's pointing right at Earth

Giant sunspot doubled in size in 24 hours, and it’s pointing right at Earth

A gigantic sunspot has swelled to twice Earth’s size, doubling its diameter in 24 hours, and it’s pointed right at us.  The sunspot, called AR3038, grew to 2.5 times Earth‘s size — making the sunspot roughly 19,800 miles, or 31,900 kilometers, in diameter — from Sunday (June 19) to Monday night (June 20), according to …

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U.S. monkeypox cases have more than doubled over the last week to 20, CDC says

U.S. monkeypox cases have more than doubled over the last week to 20, CDC says

The U.S. has identified 20 confirmed or suspected monkeypox cases across 11 states as public health authorities increase testing in an effort isolate patients and prevent the virus from spreading in communities, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Jennifer McQuiston, a CDC official, said the overall health risk to the public …

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Rates of esophageal cancer among middle aged Americans nearly doubled from 2012 to 2017, researchers found, though they stayed the same in older and younger age groups

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle-aged Americans doubled over a five year period

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle aged Americans have rocketed in what one expert calls an ‘alarming’ finding. An abstract published last month for the Digestive Disease Week 2022 conference in Bethesda, Maryland, shows that rates of esophageal cancer among Americans aged 45 to 64 nearly doubling during the period from 2012 to 2017. Researchers …

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Natural gas prices have already doubled this year. A hot summer could push them even higher

Natural gas prices have already doubled this year. A hot summer could push them even higher

Workers operate a drilling rig for an EBR Energy LP natural gas well near Columbus, Texas. Scott Dalton | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. natural gas prices more than doubled since the start of the year, and this summer’s air-conditioning season could send them soaring by at least another 25%. In the futures market, gas …

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