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2009-02-02 09:25:00

GREENBELT, Md., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Astronomical Society recently announced prizes for distinction in astronomy and astrophysics for 2009, and an astrophysicist at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md. was the recipient of the Joseph Weber Award for Astronomical Instrumentation. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The Joseph Weber Award for 2009 was conferred on Dr. Peter Serlemitsos in late January in recognition of his...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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