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If we do one day discover life on Mars, it may be difficult to tell whether it originated there or drifted over from another planetary body.
CLUMPS OF BACTERIA COULD SPREAD LIFE BETWEEN PLANETSPAOLA ROSA-AQUINOAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Scientists still debate whether the SARS-CoV-2 virus originated in a bat or a pangolin.
CAN VACCINES FOR WILDLIFE PREVENT HUMAN PANDEMICS?RODRIGO PÉREZ ORTEGAAUGUST 24, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
A conspiracy theory website, Gateway Pundit, spread the allegations, which originated with a group called My Party Was Changed Oregon.
FOR ELECTION ADMINISTRATORS, DEATH THREATS HAVE BECOME PART OF THE JOBBY JESSICA HUSEMANAUGUST 21, 2020PROPUBLICA
Perhaps the most exciting possibility is that this FRB and others may originate from magnetars—a still-mysterious type of neutron star thought to have an extremely powerful magnetic field.
A STRANGE RHYTHM IN SPACEKATIE MCLEANAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Many viruses, of course, originate in populations of wild animals that evolved to withstand their negative impacts.
3-D PRINTED STATUES IN CENTRAL PARK SHINE A LIGHT ON WOMEN SCIENTISTS - FACTS SO ROMANTICMARY ELLEN HANNIBALAUGUST 18, 2020NAUTILUS
With vaccines, whether they originate in China, the US, or the UK, sharing data will be crucial so that researchers can compare notes.
EVERY COUNTRY WANTS A COVID-19 VACCINE. WHO WILL GET IT FIRST?KATIE MCLEANAUGUST 13, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
That lightning originates 50 to 65 kilometers below Jupiter’s cloud tops, where liquid water droplets form.
‘EXOTIC’ LIGHTNING CRACKLES ACROSS JUPITER’S CLOUD TOPSLISA GROSSMANAUGUST 5, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The venture capital model for startup funding originated in Boston and was mastered in Silicon Valley.
THE REST OF THE STARTUP WORLD IS CATCHING UP TO SILICON VALLEYWALTER FRICKJULY 17, 2020QUARTZ
The flare appeared to originate from a part of the sky where an object in the Milky Way had been shooting out X-rays.
A SURPRISE DISCOVERY POINTS TO THE SOURCE OF FAST RADIO BURSTSSHANNON HALLJUNE 11, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Labor unions were originated in 1886 to start protesting for rights.
WHY IS THIS MAN RUNNING FOR PRESIDENT? (EP. 362 UPDATE)STEPHEN J. DUBNERDECEMBER 19, 2019FREAKONOMICS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ORIGINATE

  • accepted
  • appreciated
  • apprehended
  • assumed
  • believed
  • caught
  • compassed
  • comprehended
  • deemed
  • dug
  • envisaged
  • expected
  • fancied
  • felt
  • followed
  • gathered
  • got
  • grasped
  • imagined
  • judged
  • perceived
  • realized
  • reckoned
  • supposed
  • suspected
  • took
  • twigged
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