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space science

n.
1. Any of several scientific disciplines, such as exobiology, that study phenomena occurring in the upper atmosphere, in space, or on celestial bodies other than Earth.
2. A discipline related to or dealing with the problems of space flight.

space scientist n.
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This edition is devoted to offering some of the best examples we could find of great space scientists working for the future.
a space scientist at the Open University, Milton Keynes, England, offered this review: "Fish mass grown in a nutrient broth soundsas unappealing as some of the other food astronauts take up with them, but these things have got to be explored.
Canup, a space scientist, were also named to the "Brilliant 10" list in 2004.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed grief over the demise of former the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman and space scientist UR Rao, who passed away on Monday after suffering from heart ailments.
The five women featured in the set are Margaret Hamilton, a computer scientist who worked at MIT and NASA in the 1960s; Katherine Johnson, a mathematician and space scientist who calculated trajectories for Apollo missions to the moon; Sally Ride, the first female astronaut who reached outer space in 1983; Nancy Grace Roman, the first female executive of NASA who ironed out plans for its Hubble Space Telescope; and Mae Jemison, the first African-American in space in 1992.
And better models lead to better forecasting, said Michael Kirk, a space scientist at NASAs Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, who was not involved in the study.
A SPACE scientist says the hunt for Flight MH370 should be moved thousands of miles to Kyrgyzstan.
SPACE scientist Maggie Aderin-Pocock is to be the new host of long-running astronomy series The Sky At Night.
It's important to pinpoint where they are and reduce damage," says atmospheric and space scientist Noe Lugaz of the University of New Hampshire.
Dubai Children at the Rashid Paediatric Therapy Centre were given a chance to meet and interact with a space scientist.
Paradox (BBC One, 9pm) DET INSP Rebecca Flint, Det Sgt Ben Holt and Det Con Callum Gada are alarmed to receive another set of images via space scientist Dr Christian King, as the investigative drama continues.
Episode one opens with world-renowned space scientist Dr Christian King claiming to have received a series of images from space.
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