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2010-10-04 10:05:00

Third Science with the Hubble Space Telescope conference opens in Italy Astronomers from around the world are gathering for the third Science with the Hubble Space Telescope conference (HST3), which takes place in Venice from 11"“14 October. They will be celebrating 20 years of cutting-edge science with the world's most famous orbiting observatory, and looking forward to new research opportunities in the years to come. The previous Science with the Hubble Space Telescope conference...

2010-04-28 10:39:00

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- /IPMG Publishing, LLC/ - In a surprising strategic victory, math game and activity publisher, IPMG Publishing, introduced the first math game app optimized for Apple's popular new iPad at the 2010 National Council for Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) conference last week in San Diego, California. The app, Tic Tac Math Universal, uses the unique features of the iPad to deliver a fun, engaging math game app for kids to improve basic math skills...

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2009-07-22 07:02:34

During Servicing Mission 4, astronauts replaced many key parts "” batteries and gyroscopes, for example "” that affect the spacecraft component of the Hubble Space Telescope. Testing and calibration for the spacecraft itself is now complete, and that aspect of Hubble is in excellent shape. * Hubble is now functioning with three of its six new gyroscopes. As planned, the other three have been turned off to keep in reserve. * Hubble's new batteries are performing as expected, with...


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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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