NASA is dropping racially insensitive nicknames from cosmic objects Monday, 10 August 2020
"Our goal is that all names are aligned with our values of diversity and inclusion," NASA official Thomas Zurbuchen said.
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Eye On The Day 8/10 01:20

Here are a few stories we are keeping an eye on: Half of all states are seeing a rise in coronavirus deaths, President Trump signs four executive orders on economic relief, and NASA drops “actively harmful” nicknames for cosmic objects.

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