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Aug
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accepted Difference between quasar and Active Galactic Nuclei?
Aug
11
asked Difference between quasar and Active Galactic Nuclei?
Jul
11
revised What would happen if an ice cube is left in space?
updated temperature consideration
Jul
11
answered What would happen if an ice cube is left in space?
Jul
11
comment Sloan digital sky survey galaxies
This question may be more appropriate to ask the SDSS collaboration itself: helpdesk@sdss3.org
Jul
10
awarded  Commentator
Jul
10
comment What is the difference between a dwarf spheroidal galaxy and a globular cluster?
This is incorrect. There are many so-called "satellite" galaxies that orbit the Milky Way without orbiting the Local Group's center. Check out this Wikipedia article for a list: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Milky_Way%27s_satellite_galaxies
Jul
10
awarded  Curious
Jul
9
comment Is a wavy path possible for a shooting star?
The meteor that the OP observed was in Earth's atmosphere; other planets won't be affecting the meteor's trajectory in such a case, while Earth's atmosphere will have a significant effect.
Jul
9
asked What is the difference between a dwarf spheroidal galaxy and a globular cluster?
Jun
10
accepted Recommendation for introductory cosmology text
May
29
comment Recommendation for introductory cosmology text
Could this course be taken at my own pace?
May
28
awarded  Citizen Patrol
May
28
asked Recommendation for introductory cosmology text
May
20
comment Satellite/Planetary Orbits
I wasn't looking at a rotating frame, but your comment is valid for a rotating frame.
May
9
revised Is dust extinction/reddening caused by Rayleigh scattering or some other physics phenomenon (or both)?
Fixed exponents so number was raised with minus sign.
May
8
suggested approved edit on Is dust extinction/reddening caused by Rayleigh scattering or some other physics phenomenon (or both)?
May
8
accepted Is dust extinction/reddening caused by Rayleigh scattering or some other physics phenomenon (or both)?
May
7
comment Is dust extinction/reddening caused by Rayleigh scattering or some other physics phenomenon (or both)?
I am talking about interstellar/intergalactic extinction.
May
7
asked Is dust extinction/reddening caused by Rayleigh scattering or some other physics phenomenon (or both)?