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1) Lowell Observatory. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Lowell Observatory, astronomical observatory located in Flagstaff, Ariz.; it was founded in 1894 by Percival Lowell, the American astronomer who popularized the idea...

2) meteorite. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Because of the destructive effects of this friction, only the very largest meteors become meteorites. 1 Classification of MeteoritesNot until the early 19th cent....

3) exobiology. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Philosophical speculation that there might be other worlds similar to ours dates back to the ancient Chinese and Greeks. However, the achievements of space exploration...

4) Mars, in astronomy. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Physical CharacteristicsMars has a striking red appearance, and in its most favorable position for viewing, when it is opposite the sun, it is twice as bright as...

5) space probe. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Unlike an artificial satellite, which is placed in more or less permanent orbit around the earth, a space probe is launched with enough energy to escape the gravitational...

6) Seguier, Pierre, duc de Villemor. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Beginning as counselor to the Parlement of Paris, he rose to become chancellor in 1635. He crushed a revolt in Normandy in 1639, presided (1642) over the trial of...

7) Lairesse, Gerard de. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Flemish painter of allegorical and religious subjects, b. Liege. Most of his life was spent in Holland, where he achieved great success in decorating the homes and...

8) Sagan, Carl Edward. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American astronomer and popularizer of science, b. New York City. Early in his career he investigated radio emissions from Venus and concluded that the cause was...

9) Roman religion. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Roman religion, the religious beliefs and practices of the people of ancient Rome. The spirits were held in awe and were placated with offerings and prayers. 1 Origins...

10) Tintoretto. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Venetian painter, whose real name was Jacopo Robusti. Tintoretto is considered one of the greatest painters in the Venetian tradition. He was called Il Tintoretto...

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