Thesaurus / miniature


They placed 26 individuals of six different species in cages overnight and inserted the equivalent of miniature rectal thermometers into their cloacas.THIS HUMMINGBIRD SURVIVES COLD NIGHTS BY NEARLY FREEZING ITSELF SOLIDJONATHAN LAMBERTSEPTEMBER 8, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Each one is a miniature universe in which the roof is the sky and a vertical post, called “the seat of the sun,” aligns with the sun’s rays every day at noon.AN ANCIENT SITE WITH HUMAN SKULLS ON DISPLAY - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEJO MARCHANTSEPTEMBER 2, 2020NAUTILUS
They’ll need miniature medical devices that fit on the spacecraft.WHAT WILL ASTRONAUTS NEED TO SURVIVE THE DANGEROUS JOURNEY TO MARS?MARIA TEMMINGJULY 15, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Instead, they use matrices with entries taken from miniature, or “modular,” number systems.THE ‘USELESS’ PERSPECTIVE THAT TRANSFORMED MATHEMATICSKEVIN HARTNETTJUNE 9, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Scientists have been working on miniature needles for years.MICRO-BARBS COULD MAKE SHOTS LESS PAINFULSTEPHEN ORNESMAY 13, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
To advance in such circumstances was out of the question, he therefore set about building a miniature hut of snow.THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
The Countess drew a beautiful miniature from its case, which lay on the sofa near her, and presented it to her young charge.THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
One satisfactory way is by the use of a miniature buzzer transmitter.THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Here and there the miniature forests of doura stood up almost still in the sunshine.BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
She was examining the ornament on the back of which was carved a miniature bar of music, with three or four notes.THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES


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