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Mauna Loa eruption and more: Understand the world through 7 images

A giant awakens on the Big Island.

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MAUNA LOA, HI - NOVEMBER 28: The Big Island's Mauna Loa Volcano erupts on November 28, 2022 on the I...
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NASA’s Orion spacecraft reached a record distance from Earth the week of November 2330, as the world’s largest volcano erupted for the first time in nearly 40 years.

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Here are the biggest science stories of the week, told in 7 incredible images.