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I felt I should try to live up to the occasion and present some new ideas, so I raised the question of how the axion field settles down after the Big Bang, and whether it might leave an observable relic.
A PRODIGY WHO CRACKED OPEN THE COSMOSCLAUDIA DREIFUSJANUARY 12, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
He lived for 12 years after his diagnosis, and I would guess at least 17 years since his first observable symptoms.
WHEN YOUR FATHER FALLS APARTEUGENE ROBINSONDECEMBER 23, 2020OZY
In quantum mechanics, a particular property of a substance — electrical conductivity, say, or optical transparency or reflectivity — corresponds to the average or “expectation value” of an observable quantity.
ALCHEMY ARRIVES IN A BURST OF LIGHTPHILIP BALLSEPTEMBER 30, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
According to some calculations, the cosmos might have cooled so quickly that the fabric of space-time became fractured, creating a network of whisper-thin tubes filled by pure energy that stretch across the breadth of the observable universe.
SOME PHYSICISTS SEE SIGNS OF COSMIC STRINGS FROM THE BIG BANGTHOMAS LEWTONSEPTEMBER 29, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
In terms of the quality of the pitches they make — as measured by observable factors such as velocity and movement — southpaws are simply not in the same league as righties.
WHAT REALLY GIVES LEFT-HANDED PITCHERS THEIR EDGE?GUY MOLYNEUXAUGUST 17, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
And on these faces, there was a certain pettiness and coldness not observable on those of the poorer women.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
Algernon spoke with his old bright smile; but two things were observable throughout this interview.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
We must reason from laws of nature; from the uniformities which are observable in the fact of likeness or unlikeness.
A SYSTEM OF LOGIC: RATIOCINATIVE AND INDUCTIVEJOHN STUART MILL
A groove or depression is commonly observable in the stone, designed to receive the string.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
A drift of thought—an elevation of style, is observable in their public speaking which is dropt in private conversation.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
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WORDS RELATED TO OBSERVABLE

  • apparent
  • clear
  • detectable
  • different
  • dissimilar
  • distinct
  • diverse
  • individual
  • noticeable
  • observable
  • obvious
  • perceivable
  • perceptible
  • ponderable
  • sensible
  • special
  • unique
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