nebula


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a medicinal liquid preparation intended for use in an atomizer

cloudiness of the urine

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an immense cloud of gas (mainly hydrogen) and dust in interstellar space

(pathology) a faint cloudy spot on the cornea

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Terms of the agreement provide SimCorp with a minority stake in Opus Nebula Ltd.
Both Nebula and Gamora have been associated with the big villain Thanos in "Guardians of the Galaxy.
Using the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope and its X-Shooter spectrograph over two nights in March 2012, the team imaged near-infrared, visible and ultraviolet wavelengths along 92 separate swaths across the nebula, making the most complete spectral map to date.
Helix Nebula and the Marketplace will be presented and demonstrated at the forthcoming Helix Nebula Public Event to be held at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland on 14 May 2014.
The DryWired(TM) Nebula features a two-tiered configuration in the chamber, which can accommodate a maximum of 28 smartphones per cycle.
Also the nebula is rather small, just a 4' notch--a careful balance of magnification and field size will help.
They found that the Horsehead Nebula is slowly spinning.
They think the nebula, first recorded by Chinese astronomers in 1054, may be the first cosmological object with a third magnetic pole.
This collection includes short stories, essays, novellas, and excerpts from novels that were honored as Nebula Award finalists or winners in the past year.
The `swan' bit takes a bit of imagination, and is obviously open to ambiguity: it's also known as the Lobster Nebula and Horseshoe Nebula.
Within this constellation is M8, the Lagoon nebula,another example of an emission nebula like M42.
The wispy bits in the photograph are left over bits of gas in the nebula, lit up by the light of stars.
The Boomerang Nebula, 5,000 light years from Earth, was discovered in 1979 and named in 1980 because ground-based telescopes could only detect a crooked elongated shape.
5 billion years ago from a nebula, a swirling cloud of gas and dust (1).
Little's essay and pastel chalk rendering of the Eagle Nebula, a ``star factory'' in the Milky Way, won the high school division of the ``intergalactic art'' category.