interplanetary space

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the part of outer space within the solar system

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Since its discovery in the mid-1990s, scientists have observed the emission of charge-exchange X-rays from planets, the moon, comets, interplanetary space, possible supernova remnants, and galactic halos.
These exercise devices were designed to function on the International Space Station (ISS) and are not practicable for long term manned interplanetary space flight.
The idea is to give astronauts menu choices in the shapes and flavors of the food they want on future interplanetary space travel missions.
Unless, they add, there is a now unforeseen breakthrough in launching giant loads into orbit or propelling such loads through interplanetary space.
The 97 papers here explore such areas as the solar interior and dynamo, the transition region and corona, flares and magnetic helicity, the three-dimensional structure of the outer atmosphere, solar wind and the interplanetary space, and possible anomaly in the current solar cycle.
The Sun's upper atmosphere is continually expanding into interplanetary space to form the solar wind, which is a hot, tenuous supersonic outflow of magnetized plasma with a speed of 300~750 km/s.
Depending on the direction in which it is thrown, a mass ejection may be on a collision course with the Earth as it moves through interplanetary space.
The forum's topics range from hospitality and manufacturing to real estate and interplanetary space exploration.
George Frederic Handel's epic 1724 tale of war, love, seduction and vengeance finds new life as an interplanetary space opera.
14am on Wednesday, throwing off a huge cloud of magnetised plasma from the Sun's atmosphere - the corona - into interplanetary space.
Captain Dan Dare, of the Interplanetary Space Fleet, was created by Frank and his team of artists in Church town.
When he woke up, he thought he was at the gate but he was in the gully,'' said Fred Tomey, a supervisor on the Cassini interplanetary space probe team.
A REPORT into the disappearance of Britain's first interplanetary space mission has failed to explain what happened to the Beagle 2 probe which vanished without trace on Christmas Day.
But Prof Pillinger, who is a graduate of the chemistry department in Swansea and who designed the Beagle 2, Britain's first interplanetary space ship, says the department deserves to stay.