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www.eso.org/public/outreach/glossary/glossary_a

The ESO Astronomical Glossary explains a large collection of frequently used terms in astronomy. This glossary is not intended to be complete. It includes terms ...

hubblesite.org/glossary

A space-based X-ray observatory; also known as the Advanced X-ray ... In astronomy, this term is often used to describe the rate at which light flows.

www.nap.edu/read/1634/chapter/12

Read chapter Appendix A: Glossary: Astronomers and astrophysicists are making revolutionary advances in our ... The Advanced X-ray Astrophysics Facility.

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www.iau.org/static/archives/announcements/pdf/ann19029a.pdf

Given the important role that physics plays within astronomy, the terms ... continue to scan the sky, looking for any clue of advanced life beyond Earth.

solarviews.com/eng/terms.htm

Glossary of space and planetary related terms. ... astronomical unit (AU): The average distance from the Earth to the Sun; 1 AU is 149,597,870 kilometers ( 92,960,116 miles). ... ...

www.space.com/57-stars-formation-classification-and-constellations.html

Jul 20, 2017 ... Astronomy, the study of the heavens, may be the most ancient of the sciences. ... There have been, of course, more advanced observatories (in all ... luminosity o...

lweb.cfa.harvard.edu/~gpetitpas/Links/Astroacro.html

Jan 3, 2019 ... ALHAMBRA, Advanced LArge, Homogeneous Area Medium Band Redshift Astronomical survey. ALPO, Association of Lunar and Planetary ...

www.britannica.com/science/opposition-astronomy

Opposition, in astronomy, the circumstance in which two celestial bodies ... of experience gained by working on that content or via study for an advanced degree. ... A separate s...

skyandtelescope.org/astronomy-terms

Astronomy Terms · Angular Size and Distance The apparent size of an object in the sky, or the distance between two objects, measured as an angle. · Aperture