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A stray cosmic ray knocks an electron from an atom, and the copying of your DNA is disrupted.How Intelligent Could Life Be Without Natural Selection? - Issue 98: Mind|Arik Kershenbaum|March 17, 2021|Nautilus
The non-biological forces that shape planets—such as deep-sea vents, volcanoes, meteorite impacts, cosmic rays, wind, and erosion—break things down and spread them around.Was there ever life on Mars? Perseverance’s SHERLOC laser sniffs for microscopic clues|Charlie Wood|March 11, 2021|Popular Science
When cosmic rays — which mainly consist of protons — slam into interstellar debris, they can produce gamma rays, a form of high-energy light.The Milky Way’s newfound high-energy glow hints at the secrets of cosmic rays|Emily Conover|February 2, 2021|Science News
The airless moon has an ancient crust that’s basically witnessed billions of years of changes in solar winds and cosmic rays.This is what NASA wants to do when it gets to the moon|Neel Patel|December 9, 2020|MIT Technology Review
The researchers built Borexino deep under a mountain, away from cosmic rays, in Italy’s national laboratory at Gran Sasso.We still don’t really know what’s inside the sun—but that could change very soon|Charlie Wood|November 30, 2020|Popular Science
"He brought Ray Charles to the mix as an influence on rock & roll," E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt once raved.
An x-ray two hours later confirms my hunch: my tibia (the big bone behind the shin) is snapped clean in two.
This is admittedly a loaded question, but do you feel James Earl Ray really killed Martin Luther King Jr.?Ava DuVernay on ‘Selma,’ the Racist Sony Emails, and Making Golden Globes History|Marlow Stern|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thanks to CompStat and strategies added by Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, crime continued to decline.
I have been a Ray Harryhausen fan since I was six or seven years old.‘No Regrets’: Peter Jackson Says Goodbye to Middle-Earth|Alex Suskind|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A ray of Consciousness is passed over that impression and you re-read it, you re-awaken the record.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
Gordon turned his pleading eyes on his old friend without a ray of concession; but for a moment he hesitated.Confidence|Henry James
Presently a ray of inspiration dispelled the cloud from the features of the battered man.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
In the long process of time some higher cosmic sense may take its place.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
The landing was in darkness, but as Gunn spoke he directed the ray of a pocket lamp upon a bronze plate bearing the name "Kazmah."Dope|Sax Rohmer