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Asteroids Following Jupiter’s Solar Orbit Show Their True Colors
2012-10-16 08:51:09

Jovian asteroids that orbit the Sun on the same trajectory as the gas giant Jupiter have been studied more closely by scientists using NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE).

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2006-06-16 09:38:26

Three new objects locked into roughly the same orbit as Neptune -- called "Trojan" asteroids -- have been found by researchers.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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