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“One of the things that NASA is really interested in knowing is whether or not there could be life in the subsurface oceans of the icy moons, like Europa and Enceladus,” says Batalha, of UC Santa Cruz.
LIFE ON EARTH MAY HAVE BEGUN IN HOSTILE HOT SPRINGSJACK J. LEESEPTEMBER 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
This is why you can spread salt on an icy sidewalk and the ice will melt.
BUILD ICE TOWERS WITH BOTTLED WATER AND ICEBETHANY BROOKSHIRESEPTEMBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Even in its thinnest spots, the icy crust is probably at least a mile thick, meaning that anything alive must be swimming around in inky darkness.
THESE IMAGES EXPOSE THE DARK SIDE OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDECOREY S. POWELLAUGUST 26, 2020NAUTILUS
Now he’s devoting some of his attention and expertise to other icy bodies in the solar system where, someday, history may repeat itself.
HE FOUND ‘ISLANDS OF FERTILITY’ BENEATH ANTARCTICA’S ICESTEVE NADISJULY 20, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Afterward, they put the icy mix into a chamber where the air pressure was very low.
SILK CAN BE MOLDED INTO STRONG MEDICAL IMPLANTSSID PERKINSAPRIL 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The third line runs thus: “How they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle in the icy air of night.”
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
But the sun was getting warmer and the icy street would soon be slushy and the skates would cut through.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
As the icy waters closed over him, he struck out boldly for the spot where he had last beheld the struggling youth.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
Slowly but surely Reff Ritter came up out of the icy water, his teeth chattering loudly.
THE MYSTERY AT PUTNAM HALLARTHUR M. WINFIELD
Their queen alone beheld his approach without a tremor; she turned on him the icy glance of her green eyes.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ICY

  • aloof
  • antagonistic
  • chill
  • cold
  • cool
  • distant
  • emotionless
  • frigid
  • hostile
  • icy
  • inaccessible
  • indifferent
  • inimical
  • remote
  • reserved
  • seclusive
  • standoffish
  • unapproachable
  • unemotional
  • withdrawn
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