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September 2021 Issue

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The ‘small wonders’ unlocking secrets of the solar system
The ‘small wonders’ unlocking secrets of the solar system
Staring at the sun—a close (but safe) look at our home star
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In This Issue

Rubble reveals the chaotic birth of our solar system
Artifacts from 9/11 rubble become symbols of what was lost
As the Taliban return, Afghanistan's past threatens its future
Cheetah cubs poached and sold as pets, Instagram props
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