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As one student who was sent there told Vice, “the building was musty and dusty, and the AC didn’t work.”WHY SOME COLLEGES WIN AGAINST COVID-19, AND OTHERS LOSEKATHERINE HARMON COURAGEOCTOBER 6, 2020VOX
On Mars, with its greater distance and dusty atmosphere, solar power arrays would have more trouble turning sunlight into energy.HOW THE ARTEMIS MOON MISSION COULD HELP GET US TO MARSNEEL PATELSEPTEMBER 23, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
It was one of thousands of aging wells that crowd the dusty foothills three hours from the coast, where Chevron and other companies inject steam at high pressure to loosen up heavy crude.OIL COMPANIES ARE PROFITING FROM ILLEGAL SPILLS. AND CALIFORNIA LETS THEM.BY JANET WILSON, THE DESERT SUN, AND LYLLA YOUNES, PROPUBLICASEPTEMBER 18, 2020PROPUBLICA
You’ll bikepack for three days through the park’s dusty canyons, fording the Mancos River to meet Wolf, a Ute Mountain Ute guide who’ll take you up wooden ladders into Native cliff dwellings.27 EPIC TRIPS TO START PLANNING NOWTHE EDITORSSEPTEMBER 8, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Mia gets to know Lorenz’s teaching assistant Jasper in the library, where she chases a bioluminescent mouse around dusty bookshelves.STREAM OR SKIP? A SYNTHETIC BIOLOGIST’S REVIEW OF ‘BIOHACKERS’ ON NETFLIXELSA SOTIRIADISSEPTEMBER 2, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
He looked strangely out of place in the dusty combat uniform.SENSE OF OBLIGATIONHENRY MAXWELL DEMPSEY (AKA HARRY HARRISON)
And a little later we, too, left the post, following in the dusty wake of the paymaster's wagon and its mounted escort.RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The day was hot and the roads dusty, and Lawrence favored the horses all possible, but they made good progress.THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The general traced two lines on the dusty earth, about eight feet apart.THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Even Henrietta stopped eating, looked upward at the dusty ceiling, and listened for a repetition of the sound.THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE


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