Zero efforts to rewrite the news were made that day… probably like the rest of the year…
Erin Andrews is a famous American sportscaster for those wondering and this was filmed during the Daytona 500 event, a 500-mile-long Nascar race.
“Never before seen footage has been captured of a powerful solar flare and a dazzling magnetic display known as coronal rain on the surface of the sun”
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Its purpose is to protect armoured fighting vehicles from destruction by light anti-tank weapons, anti-tank guided missiles (ATGM), and missiles with top attack warheads.
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Cool dad builds his son a realistic X-Wing Bed.