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Questions regarding Charon, the largest satellite of the dwarf planet Pluto. Often considered to be Pluto's binary.
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Questions regarding matter in its gaseous state, and how it behaves in astronomy (e.g. forming stars in giant molecular clouds).
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Questions regarding thermal energy and its effect on astronomical objects.
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Questions about orbits with high eccentricities, which deviate greatly from perfect circles.
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a planet that has a compact rocky surface like the Earth's; the four innermost planets in the solar system.
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Questions regarding the space or objects outside of galaxies.
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Questions regarding undesired brightening of the night sky inhibiting observation of astronomical objects.
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Questions about the "adulthood" of stars. The main sequence is a distinctive band of stars that appears in a color-magnitude plot (known as Hertzsprung-Russell diagram). Stars appear in the main seque…
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Questions about the large ring of rocky bodies between Mars and Jupiter.
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A measure of the ratio of an object's mass with its volume.
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flashes of gamma rays, produced by extremely powerful explosions in distant galaxies. They are among the most powerful events in the universe
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Inclination defines the angle between the plane of the orbit of a planet or comet and another plane, usually that of the ecliptic.
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Questions about volcanic processes and observations.
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Questions regarding Uranus, the 7th planet from Earth's sun.
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Questions about Titan, the largest moon of Saturn.
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Questions regarding atmospheric conditions on either Earth or on other planets.
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a relatively inexpensive Newtonian telescope, in which the tube assembly slips freely in the lower base.
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Questions about the dwarf planet, and the largest asteroid n the Solar System, comprising 1/3 of the mass of the asteroid belt. Ceres orbits between Mars and Jupiter.
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like stars but never achieve nuclear fusion because they are too low-mass.
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