Asteroids Sentence Examples
Outside of this group lies the zone of minor planets or asteroids.
Harvest resources from asteroids to build a giant space armada.
So just how often does the Earth get hit by asteroids?
Many of the outer moons are probably asteroids captured by the giant planet's gravity.
All other known asteroids are less than 340 km across.Advertisement
It endangers out planet more than global warming, nuclear winter or rogue asteroids.
In 2002-2004 we performed astrometry of Potentially Hazardous Asteroids with non-zero impact probabilities in the next century.
As early as 1860 Newcomb communicated an important memoir to the American Academy, 4 On the Secular Variations and Mutual Relation of the Orbits of the Asteroids, in which he discussed the two principal hypotheses to account for the origin of these bodies - one, that they are the shattered fragments of a single planet (Olbers' hypothesis), the other, that they have been formed by the breaking up of a revolving ring of nebulous matter.
Streaming like seals through wormholes in space, Whistle of asteroids passing by, Music of solar wind....
Defend yourself from an onslaught of asteroids and alien ships in this spaced-out title.Advertisement
Graphics in the arcade game version were extremely basic with a black background and white detail, while the Atari 2600 type had different colored asteroids and ships.
This anthology offers a wide selection of these games, including Asteroids, Missile Command, Centipede, BattleZone and Star Raiders.
For instance, there is a big difference between the different versions of Asteroids.
The Atari 2600 version has asteroids that are solid, multi-colored objects.
In the arcade version, asteroids look like white lined shapes that are hollow in the middle.Advertisement
Much labour was bestowed by him upon facilitating the computation of the movements of the asteroids.
In 1847 he began to devote his attention to astronomy; and from 1852 to 1861 he discovered fourteen asteroids between Mars and Jupiter, on which account he received the grand astronomical prize from the Academy of Sciences.
They disintegrate asteroids and aliens alike and are particularly renowned for their pin-point accuracy even over extraordinary distances.
These enable any pilot, however inexperienced, to destroy the asteroids threatening the mining bases.
For starters, he can drive vehicles and ride big yetis, or pilot his spaceship through several Asteroids -inspired levels.Advertisement
Palaeontology, so far as it goes, is a sure guide, but some of the oldest fossiliferous rocks yield remains of distinctly differentiated crinoids, asteroids and echinoids, so that the problem is not solved merely by collecting fossils.
For while Hegel, depending on a numerical proportion suggested by Plato, hinted in a single sentence that it might be a mistake to look for a planet between Mars and Jupiter, Giuseppe Piazzi (q.v.) had already discovered the first of the asteroids (Ceres) on the ist of January 1801.