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That’s a heck of a number, considering that Tesla posted a loss of $862 million in 2019, and generated a modest $799 million in free cash flow—a figure dwarfed 462 to 1 by its market cap.
TESLA HAS A BUSINESS MODEL PROBLEM: IT CAN NEVER JUSTIFY ITS CURRENT STOCK PRICE BY SIMPLY MAKING CARSSHAWN TULLYAUGUST 29, 2020FORTUNE
It happened on July 14, 2015, when NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft flew behind dwarf planet Pluto on its way out of the solar system, and there are no plans for it to happen ever again.
THESE IMAGES EXPOSE THE DARK SIDE OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDECOREY S. POWELLAUGUST 26, 2020NAUTILUS
A different type, red dwarfs, outnumber all other stars put together.
EXPLAINER: STARS AND THEIR FAMILIESKEN CROSWELLAUGUST 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
One international group of scientists is already proposing a mission called Calathus that would collect a sample from Ceres’s Occator crater to help assess how habitable the dwarf planet really is.
THE 5 BEST PLACES TO EXPLORE IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM—BESIDES MARSNEEL PATELAUGUST 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Whether or not competitive eaters ever reach that limit, the scale of improvement “completely dwarfs other athletic achievements,” Smoliga says.
COMPETITIVE HOT DOG EATERS MAY BE NEARING HUMANS’ MAX EATING SPEEDJONATHAN LAMBERTJULY 14, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The third night, it being Christmas, this same dwarf returned to the chamber where I slept.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
The dwarf who had watched her came back again on his raven followed this time by a crowd of little men.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
These dwarf trees are very prevalent in their gardens, and preferred to the most magnificent and shady trees of a natural size.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
And having embraced the venerable dwarf, he emerged out of the well roaring with laughter.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
Musa was swinging from his saddle, and grasping in no gentle grip the cloak of the dwarf Zeyneb.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
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AUGUST 3, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO DWARF

  • Lilliputian
  • diminutive
  • dwarf
  • infinitesimal
  • itsy-bitsy
  • little
  • meager
  • microscopic
  • mini
  • miniature
  • minute
  • pint-sized
  • puny
  • short
  • slight
  • small-scale
  • stunted
  • teensy
  • teeny
  • trivial
  • undersized
  • wee
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