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2014-10-16 03:00:04

UCSB astrophysicist uses data gathered by a Russian spacecraft to bring science one step closer to figuring out the mysteries of our galaxy’s core.

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2010-02-10 06:55:00

Astronomy & Astrophysics is publishing new 3D maps of the interstellar gas in the local area around our Sun.

2009-08-28 08:43:00

GREENBELT, Md., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The dust-filled disks where new planets may be forming around other stars occasionally take on some difficult-to-understand shapes.

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2009-08-28 09:45:00

The dust-filled disks where new planets may be forming around other stars occasionally take on some difficult-to-understand shapes.

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2007-04-17 17:43:13

Astronomers based at Jodrell Bank Observatory have found evidence that giant whirlpools form in the wake of stars as they move through clouds in interstellar space.


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gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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