interplanetary space


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Noun1.interplanetary space - the part of outer space within the solar systeminterplanetary space - the part of outer space within the solar system
asteroid belt - the region of interplanetary space between Mars and Jupiter where most asteroids are found
outer space, space - any location outside the Earth's atmosphere; "the astronauts walked in outer space without a tether"; "the first major milestone in space exploration was in 1957, when the USSR's Sputnik 1 orbited the Earth"
region, part - the extended spatial location of something; "the farming regions of France"; "religions in all parts of the world"; "regions of outer space"
interplanetary medium - interplanetary space including forms of energy and gas and dust
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And friend Murchison, with his chronometer in hand, his eye fixed on the needle, his finger on the electric apparatus, is counting the seconds preparatory to launching us into interplanetary space.
Musk has previously said that the only reason he is personally accumulating wealth is so that one day he will have enough to money to offset the sky high price tag on space travel, especially interplanetary space travel.
And he explored how to use fusion to enable interplanetary space travel and he was the leading author of the report on the Project Daedalus interstellar, a fusion powered starship proposal, which was published by the British Interplanetary Society.
We are proud of being chosen by TeamIndus to participate in this thrilling lunar adventure, thanks to our comprehensive experience in Spain in communications systems for satellites and interplanetary space probes, said Eduardo Bellido, CEO of Thales Alenia Space Spain.
Even agreements reached by Rajoy before he lost his majority have yet to be signed off formally, including a 10-year extension on a deal with NASA to operate a tracking station outside Madrid which supports interplanetary space missions.
The CubeSat will observe the cusps via soft X-rays emitted when the million-mile-an-hour flow of solar particles constantly streaming from the sun, called the solar wind, collides with and exchanges charges with atoms in the uppermost region of Earth's atmosphere and neutral gases in interplanetary space.
These systems have been used to power the exploration of the solar system and beyond, from the Viking missions on Mars, to the Voyager spacecraft entering interplanetary space, and most recently powering the Curiosity Mars Rover and the New Horizons spacecraft sailing past Pluto.
According to Meier, the extraterrestrials shared information about the origin of the universe, earth history, science, reincarnation, genetic engineering, interplanetary space flight, destruction of the environment, military cover-ups and much more.
It follows the crew of Interplanetary Space Flight 9 as they crashland on a planet and meet mad scientist Dr Prospero (Jonathan Markwood) and his daughter Miranda (Sarah Scowen).
These concerns are magnified for CubeSats spending months or years in interplanetary space, where they're not protected by Earth's magnetic field.
The researchers said that these neutrons form an exosphere above the corona that decay to a large swarm of equally energetic protons that in turn, expand along the magnetic field that is carried by the expanding solar atmosphere into interplanetary space.