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Since the magnetic field powers the beam of particles, incoming asteroid guts would throw off the pulsar's clock.
Data services VP Steven Statures says the computers will throw off enough heat to warm as many as 80 houses.
Chapters describe the techniques, skills and drills used by professional tennis players in their training sessions, as well as strategies for raising power, control, and defensive skills, recommended exercises, and solid tennis strategies, such as faking a net approach to throw off the opponent or using a "shuffle step" to reach tennis balls nearby.
We're not that stupid,'' said Bob Reller, a gang-blogger who said he spells his named backward to throw off police.
In a bid to throw off the reputation of being an elitist venue, Priory, which has already been handing out free tennis and squash coaching in schools over the last few years, will be showing off their facilities and sports programmes from 1pm-4pm.
Question part two: Taking drugs that make the brain produce unnaturally high levels of dopamine can throw off the brain's own ability to produce it.
Not only will it throw off black smoke and run rough (also known as pulsing), but the top and sides may glow red.
Since The Progressive doesn't see this, or refuses to mention it, perhaps you should throw off the mantle of the historical legacy of the Progressive Era and just admit your magazine is another voice of limousine liberalism.
But where Pulse documented Holi--a springtime Hindu street festival in which people splash dyes and pigments all over themselves and one another, marking a chance to temporarily throw off caste identity- the colors in Volta in fact signal allegiances and clarify oppositions.
Insisting that 'America and Europe must throw off old suspicions and realize our common interests with Russia," the president proudly noted that following his summit in Moscow, he and heads of state from other NATO countries would travel to Rome to "meet as equal partners with President Putin at the creation of the NATO-Russia council.