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After the doping scandal, figure skating will raise the age limit to 17

Canada’s three-time Olympic medalist Eric Radford spoke at a meeting of figure skating’s world governing body on Tuesday, where delegates were preparing to vote on raising the minimum age limit for elite competitors sports at age 17. the next three years. “An athlete’s life is short and intense,” said Radford, an athlete representative for the …

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Girls are hitting puberty at an earlier age, doctors say | The daily thread

It seems that girls are experiencing puberty at a younger age than in the past. As early as the 1990s, researchers began document that girls began to develop breasts around age 10, more than a year earlier than recorded in previous medical literature. The same study noted that black girls started puberty even earlier, around …

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Study of over 800 planet-forming disks reveals startling planetary evolution

Is our solar system comparable to other solar systems? What are the other systems like? We know from studies of exoplanets that many other systems have hot Jupiters, massive gas giants that orbit extremely close to their stars. Is this normal, and our solar system is the outlier? One way to address these questions is …

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