Even the most tightly controlled missions, such as the International Space Station, are expected to shed bits and pieces over the course of their lifetimes. Space junk comes in all shapes and sizes and can be anything from a small screw to entire dead satellites. Recorded examples of space junk include an old glove lost by Ed White during the first ever US space walk in 1965 (during the Gemini 4 mission), a camera that Michael Collins let slip in space in 1966 (during the Gemini 8 mission) and a pair of pliers that International Space Station astronaut Scott Parazynski dropped during an EVA last year..
A similar pattern emerged in other countries, particularly in South Asia and the Muslim world. In India, a “bride burning” to punish a woman for an inadequate dowry or to eliminate her so a man can remarry takes place approximately once every two hours, but these rarely constitute news. In the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi, Pakistan, five thousand women and girls have been doused in kerosene and set alight by family members or in laws or, perhaps worse, been seared with acid for perceived disobedience just in the last nine years.
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Eilonwy flailed in the darkness, but her limbs were weak, so weak. Tears carved tracks through the grime on her cheeks. Then she felt strong, thick fingers peeling away the ragged covering and replacing it with something smooth and cool and damp.She was thirteen, and scared out of her wits.
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No. 2 Overall Pick Saquon Barkley Strains Leg Catching Pass In Training CampGiven Barkley injury, it uncertain how much work he will get or whether he will play in the preseason game on Friday night. Happ Tosses 7 Shutout Innings As Yankees Take 1st Game Against RaysThe veteran left hander has won all three outings since the Yankees acquired him from Toronto in a July 26 trade..