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2014-09-09 07:47:22

Compared to the age of the solar system -- about four-and-a-half billion years -- a couple of decades are next to nothing. Some planetary locales change little over many millions of years, so for scientists who study the planets, any object that evolves on such a short interval makes for a tempting target for study.

2014-06-04 08:38:48

Partnership Will Expand Ability to Deliver Asset Optimization Solutions in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland RALEIGH, N.C., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

2014-05-06 23:11:56

Prometheus Information – leading provider of Business Intelligence (BI) solutions to Australia’s health, health fund, and education sectors – has announced its sponsorship of Think Tank

2014-04-08 12:35:06

Association for Corporate Growth Announces 2014 Award for Prometheus Group, TA Associates, and Morehead Capital RALEIGH, N.C., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prometheus Group announced

2014-01-28 04:20:59

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prometheus Research was recently named one of the Best Places to Work in Connecticut for the third year in a row.


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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Janus -- Janus is a moon of Saturn discovered by the French astronomer Audouin Dollfus in 1966. Dollfus is credited with the discovery of Janus but it's not really certain whether the object he saw was Janus or Epimetheus and his observations led to a spurious orbit (Walker discovered it independently but his telegram arrived a few hours after Dollfus'). Larson and Fountain determined in 1978 that there are in fact two moons sharing one orbit. This was confirmed in 1980...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Saturn's moon Prometheus -- Prometheus [pra-MEE-thee-us] is the third of Saturn's known satellites. It was discovered from photographs taken by Voyager during its encounter with Saturn by S. Collins and others. Prometheus acts as a shepherd satellite for the inner edge of Saturn's F Ring. The moon is extremely elongated about 145 by 85 by 62 kilometers (90 by 53 by 39 miles) in diameter. It has a number of ridges and valleys on its northern side. Several craters about 20...

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Word of the Day
scriggle
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.
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