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Astronomy (Page 1)

scientific study of celestial objects and phenomena

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Subconcepts:
  1. Accretion disc
  2. Achromatic lens
  3. Adaptive optics
  4. Airglow
  5. Anthropic principle
  6. Antipodes
  7. Asteroid
  8. Astrolabe
  9. Astron
  10. Astronautics
  11. Astronomer
  12. Astronomical Objects
  13. Atmospheric entry
  14. Atmospheric optics
  15. Atmospheric refraction
  16. Automaton
  17. Azimuth
  18. Bearing (navigation)
  19. Biosphere
  20. Booster (rocketry)
  21. Brightness
  22. Cardinal direction
  23. Celestial mechanics
  24. Celestial navigation
  25. Celestial sphere
  26. Centaur
  27. Centimeter
  28. Chain (unit)
  29. Characteristic energy
  30. Charge-coupled device
  31. Circular orbit
  32. Circumpolar star
  33. Citizen science
  34. Clockwork
  35. Coalescence (physics)
  36. Color index
  37. Coma (optics)
  38. Comet
  39. Committee on Space Research
  40. Complication
  41. Computational astrophysics
  42. Congelation
  43. Conjunction (astronomy)
  44. Constellation
  45. Copernican principle
  46. Copernicus
  47. COSMIC cancer database
  48. Cosmic dust
  49. Cosmic ray
  50. Cosmochemistry
  51. Cosmogony
  52. Cosmology
  53. Countdown
  54. Course (navigation)
  55. Critical ionization velocity
  56. Cross section (physics)
  57. Culmination
  58. Curved mirror
  59. Dark matter
  60. Darkness
  61. Daylight
  62. Daylighting
  63. Daytime
  64. Deca-
  65. Declination
  66. Delta
  67. Density contrast
  68. Density wave theory
  69. Descendant
  70. Destiny (ISS module)
  71. Dial
  72. Digestion (alchemy)
  73. Distance measures
  74. Divination
  75. Doppler effect
  76. Double star
  77. Dusk
  78. Dynamical friction
  79. Earth (classical element)
  80. Earth's rotation
  81. Eclipse
  82. Elevation (ballistics)
  83. Ellipse
  84. Ellipsoid
  85. Elliptic orbit
  86. Enceladus
  87. Energy flux
  88. Escapement
  89. Evening
  90. EXPOSE
  91. Extraterrestrial life
  92. Extremely high frequency
  93. Far infrared
  94. Far side of the Moon
  95. Figuring
  96. Flare
  97. Flattening
  98. Fluctuation spectrum
  99. Frequency allocation
  100. Frequency assignment
  101. Full moon
  102. Galaxy
  103. Gamma-ray burst
  104. Geocentric model
  105. Goldilocks principle
  106. Gravitation
  107. Gravitational collapse
  108. Gravitational field
  109. Gravitational wave
  110. Great circle
  111. Great Rift
  112. History of astronomy
  113. History of science
  114. Horizon
  115. Hourglass
  116. Hydrostatic equilibrium
  117. Hyperfine structure
  118. Hypervelocity
  119. ICARUS
  120. Illuminance
  121. Impact crater
  122. Inflation (cosmology)
  123. Information display systems
  124. Infrared
  125. Interferometry
  126. Internal heating
  127. International Space Station
  128. Ionosphere
  129. Jump
  130. K band
  131. Kilometer
  132. Knight
  133. Lagrangian point
  134. Latitude
  135. Laying
  136. League
  137. Life support system
  138. Light curve
  139. Light pollution
  140. Ligne
  141. LOPES
  142. Low frequency
  143. Lunar soil
  144. Lunatic
  145. MAGIC (telescope)
  146. Magnetic dip
  147. Magnitude (astronomy)
  148. Magnum opus
  149. Mars Exploration Program
  150. Maser
  151. Mediocrity principle
  152. Medium frequency
  153. Mega-
  154. Meridian (astronomy)
  155. Meteorite
  156. Meteoroid
  157. Meteor (satellite)
  158. Metre
  159. Metric system
  160. Microsecond
  161. Midnight
  162. Mile
  163. Millimeter
  164. Millisecond
  165. Moonlight
  166. Morning
  167. Multispectral Scanner
  168. Names of the days of the week
  169. Natural philosophy
  170. Natural science
  171. Near space
  172. Neutron star
  173. New moon
  174. Night sky
  175. Nocturnal
  176. Noon
  177. Northern Hemisphere
  178. Nuclear astrophysics
  179. Nutation
  180. Observatory
  181. Occultation
  182. Octant (instrument)
  183. Olympiad
  184. Omen
  185. Open science
  186. Optical phenomena
  187. Orbital elements
  188. Orbital plane
  189. Orbital speed
  190. Orbiter
  191. Outgassing
  192. Pace
  193. Palm
  194. Parabolic reflector
  195. Parallax
  196. Paramecium
  197. Pendulum
  198. Perturbation (astronomy)
  199. Phase angle (astronomy)
  200. Photographic plate
  201. Photometer
  202. Physiognomy
  203. Pitch angle
  204. Planar array
  205. Planck
  206. Planet
  207. Planetarium
  208. Planetary science
  209. Pluto
  210. Polar
  211. Precession
  212. Present day
  213. Pressure angle
  214. Primary (astronomy)
  215. Pulsar
  216. Q band
  217. Quake (natural phenomenon)
  218. QUIET
  219. Radiation pressure
  220. Radio astronomy
  221. Radio propagation
  222. Radio spectrum
  223. Radio telescope
  224. Realisation
  225. Refracting telescope
  226. Regolith
  227. Reprint
  228. Rings of Saturn
  229. Ruler
  230. Rutter
  231. Satellite
  232. Scale height
  233. Scientific instrument
  234. Search for extraterrestrial intelligence
  235. Secular variation
  236. Serendipity
  237. Shake
  238. Sidereal time
  239. Sight
  240. Sigma
  241. Silicate
  242. Skew
  243. Sky
  244. Solar eclipse
  245. Solar flare
  246. Solar irradiance
  247. Solar physics
  248. Solar radio
  249. Solar System
  250. Solar zenith angle
  251. Sounding rocket
  252. Source function
  253. Southern Hemisphere
  254. Spacecraft
  255. Space environment
  256. Space exploration
  257. Spaceflight
  258. Space physics
  259. Space research
  260. Space Science
  261. Space Shuttle
  262. Space suit
  263. Space technology
  264. Space vehicle
  265. Space weather
  266. Spectral bands
  267. Spectral line
  268. Spectral properties
  269. Spectroscopy
  270. SPHERES
  271. Sphericity
  272. Spica
  273. Spider
  274. Standard time
  275. Stars
  276. Stopwatch
  277. Sunlight
  278. Sunset
  279. Suns in alchemy
  280. Superluminal motion
  281. Supernova
  282. Surface wave
  283. System of measurement
  284. Telescope
  285. Term (time)
  286. Three-body problem
  287. Tidal force
  288. Time zone
  289. Titanium oxide
  290. Titan (rocket family)
  291. Torsion pendulum clock
  292. Trajectory
  293. Trojan
  294. Tug of war
  295. Twilight
  296. Two-body problem
  297. Ultra low frequency
  298. Unit of time
  299. Units of measurement
  300. Universal Time
  301. Universe
  302. Variation (astronomy)
  303. Vega
  304. Vehicle engineering
  305. Vernier scale
  306. Very-long-baseline interferometry
  307. Very low frequency
  308. Virtual observatory
  309. Volatiles
  310. Weapon system
  311. Weightlessness
  312. Women in science
  313. Yard
  314. Yesterday
  315. Zodiacal light
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