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noun as in astronomy

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Tan struggled to find work in astrophysics after graduation and soon shifted toward industry.

The effort will be led by astrophysicist David Spergel, former chair of the astrophysics department at Princeton University.

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She’s an astrophysicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.

“That star is making about twice as much carbon as a single star would make,” says Rob Farmer, an astrophysicist at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics in Garching, Germany.

Every 10 years, US astronomers and astrophysicists release a new report to guide the next decade of astronomy and astrophysics research.

Obviously, Interstellar is a movie, not a three-hour advanced course in astrophysics.

During these years Professor Langley devoted a great deal of time and thought to astrophysics.

He's a bit brighter than average, perhaps—ninety-eight six in his studies, including elementary astrophysics.

There are others that are difficult to explain, unless you have a good background in astrophysics, Rick.

"Well, the astrophysics computer I worked with at the University occupies a total of about one million cubic feet," Conn began.

He employed in his discussion the radial velocities of 280 stars, spectroscopically Astrophysics.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to astrophysics, such as: astrometry, selenology, stargazing, uranology, astrochemistry, and astrography.

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