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Mercury putting on rare show Monday, parading across the sunMural of activist Greta Thunberg going up in San FranciscoMillions at stake in dinosaur fight: Are fossils minerals?France reopens contested Jewish tomb in east JerusalemPacific bird refuge struggles as ocean garbage patch growsBoeing: Pin problem caused parachute issue in capsule testIdaho, Energy Department sign deal on spent nuclear fuelStanding tall: Scientists find oldest example of upright apeNew Zealand passes law aimed at combating climate changeHigh-tech chestnuts: US to consider genetically altered tree