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2010-01-14 14:35:00

Galaxies throughout the universe are ablaze with star birth, but for a nearby, small spiral galaxy, the star-making party is almost over.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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