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NASA’s images of the sun find a place on postage stamps

NASA’s images of the sun find a place on postage stamps

The U.S. Postal Service has issued a new set of postage stamps highlighting views of the sun taken from the NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO). The stamps have a black background with images of the sun showcasing a range of activity observed by the Solar Dynamics Observatory since its launch. The postal service issued the Sun Science stamps during a ceremony held at the Greenbelt Main Post Office in Maryland on June 18.

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The USPS’ dog attack rankings is the 2020 scorecard we never knew we needed

The USPS’ dog attack rankings is the 2020 scorecard we never knew we needed

The United States Postal Office released a chart ranking individual cities and states in dog attacks for the year 2020. This is not the first time the USPS released such a chart - as such, they have numbers of dog attacks available for both the top 25 cities and the top 10 states. While it's certainly not a ranking a state should be proud of, it's interesting to see which states have the most (reported) dog attacks on postal workers this past year - and which states have had the most dog attacks reported since the ranking system began to be tabulated.

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Oshkosh Defense wins USPS contract to modernize postal delivery vehicle fleet

Oshkosh Defense wins USPS contract to modernize postal delivery vehicle fleet

The United States Postal Service has announced that it has awarded a contract to Oshkosh Defense worth multiple billions of dollars to modernize the postal delivery vehicle fleet. We've all seen the vehicles that the USPS uses currently as they deliver mail around cities all over the country. Under the contract award, Oshkosh Defense will finalize the Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) design.

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