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2005-01-12 08:33:06

Astrophysicists have drawn up the largest map to date of the universe, confirming gravity's role in its formation and establishing an accurate way of measuring its expansion, according to studies presented at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society.

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2005-01-12 08:27:55

In the largest galaxy survey ever, the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) confirmed the role of gravity in growing structures in the universe, using the result to precisely measure the geometry of the universe.


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chickabiddy
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.
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