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Kelowna Capital News
Wylie: Escape Artists at the Kelowna Art GalleryCollege of Art and Design in Vancouver. She exhibits her work regularly in the
Wylie: Escape Artists at the Kelowna Art Gallery
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 8 hours ago
College of Art and Design in Vancouver. She exhibits her work regularly in the Okanagan. Rena Warren has a BFA from the University of Victoria and has been exhibiting her work and teaching art in the Okanagan since 1995. The Artist’s Garden... Read more
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BC Local News
Syrian refugees embracing new life in Victoriafar the family is adjusting well to their new Canadian life in the furnished ap
Syrian refugees embracing new life in Victoria
BC Local News / Posted 8 hours ago
far the family is adjusting well to their new Canadian life in the furnished apartment donated by two professors at the University of Victoria. Many of the sponsors are with the family every day, helping set up bank accounts, get social... Read more
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BC Local News
Greenways goes another round against knotweed in the areanew summer student, Josephine Simpson, a Carihi graduate currently in her fourt
Greenways goes another round against knotweed in the area
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
new summer student, Josephine Simpson, a Carihi graduate currently in her fourth year of environmental studies at the University of Victoria. “The only known effective treatment of knotweed is herbicide treatment by specialists, which usually... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Greenways goes another round against knotweed in the areanew summer student, Josephine Simpson, a Carihi graduate currently in her fourt
Greenways goes another round against knotweed in the area
Campbell River Mirror / Posted yesterday
new summer student, Josephine Simpson, a Carihi graduate currently in her fourth year of environmental studies at the University of Victoria. “The only known effective treatment of knotweed is herbicide treatment by specialists, which usually... Read more
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BC Local News
Men swarm Uplands greens for cardiac carecare on Vancouver Island takes place July 24. Learn more at ugcheart.com. Regi
Men swarm Uplands greens for cardiac care
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
care on Vancouver Island takes place July 24. Learn more at ugcheart.com. Registration is also open for the 20th annual University of Victoria Golf Classic, taking place at Uplands Wednesday, Aug. 3. For information and registration visit... Read more
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BC Local News
Lantzville Art Gallery celebrates the work of artist Aleta Crawfordat the University of Alberta where she got her bachelor's degree in geography a
Lantzville Art Gallery celebrates the work of artist Aleta Crawford
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
at the University of Alberta where she got her bachelor's degree in geography and received her teaching degree from the University of Victoria. Eventually she landed a teaching job and taught geography, social studies and science to high school... Read more
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BC Local News
Island heart program offers support for thousandsHealth Centre. After a fun dinner one night with friends, Fayle and her partne
Island heart program offers support for thousands
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Health Centre. After a fun dinner one night with friends, Fayle and her partner Daryl attended a public lecture at the University of Victoria. Within a few minutes, Daryl said he didn’t feel well. He kept touching his chest, leaning forward and... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Men swarm Uplands greens for cardiac carecare on Vancouver Island takes place July 24. Learn more at ugcheart.com. Regi
Men swarm Uplands greens for cardiac care
Oak Bay News / Posted 5 days ago
care on Vancouver Island takes place July 24. Learn more at ugcheart.com. Registration is also open for the 20th annual University of Victoria Golf Classic, taking place at Uplands Wednesday, Aug. 3. For information and registration visit... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Lantzville Art Gallery celebrates the work of artist Aleta Crawfordnight shift, cleaning up. Through dedication and hard work she finished her GE
Lantzville Art Gallery celebrates the work of artist Aleta Crawford
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
night shift, cleaning up. Through dedication and hard work she finished her GED at Camosun College and then attended the University of Victoria. She ended up transferring to the University of Alberta where she got her teaching degree. Eventually... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Island university students team up to monitor shellfish healthWith the help of five Vancouver Island University student researchers, Garth Co
Island university students team up to monitor shellfish health
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
With the help of five Vancouver Island University student researchers, Garth Covernton, a University of Victoria master’s student, and his team waded into the ocean at three different spots along Vancouver Island’s coastline to collect more than... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Diverse acts slated for Farquhar stageAuditorium – and make up one heck of an entertainment lineup. The fall and win
Diverse acts slated for Farquhar stage
Oak Bay News / Posted 7 days ago
Auditorium – and make up one heck of an entertainment lineup. The fall and winter seasons at Farquhar are no joke. The University of Victoria venue has a stellar series of concerts and performances scheduled over the coming months, including... Read more
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CTV News
Justin Trudeau vows new child benefit will meet poverty reduction targetsliving erodes the benefit's value, said Lindsay Tedds, an associate professor i
Justin Trudeau vows new child benefit will meet poverty reduction targets
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
living erodes the benefit's value, said Lindsay Tedds, an associate professor in the school of public administration at the University of Victoria. NDP critic Jenny Kwan said she is concerned that because of data gaps, families like those living on... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Column: A wee nosey into a family legacy of land and treesmeant to her?” The low sun had forced his eyes into a squint, but he opened the
Column: A wee nosey into a family legacy of land and trees
Oak Bay News / Posted 8 days ago
meant to her?” The low sun had forced his eyes into a squint, but he opened them with a kind of reverence. “Oh,” he said. “Everything.” Christin Geall teaches creative nonfiction at the University of Victoria and is an avid Oak Ba... Read more
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BC Local News
Unique project creates concert hall experience through headphonesget excited about sound quite like Pranav Venuprasad does. The 21-year-old is
Unique project creates concert hall experience through headphones
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
get excited about sound quite like Pranav Venuprasad does. The 21-year-old is currently working on a unique project at the University of Victoria to develop an audio system that creates a concert hall experience through headphones. “The thing... Read more
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Oak Bay News
UVic prof, international student enhance listening experiencepeople get excited about sound quite like Pranav Venuprasad does. The 21-year-
UVic prof, international student enhance listening experience
Oak Bay News / Posted 8 days ago
people get excited about sound quite like Pranav Venuprasad does. The 21-year-old is working on a unique project at the University of Victoria to develop an audio system that creates a concert hall experience through headphones. “The thing... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Whale-watchers report big groups in Washington, B.C. watersin oceanographic and ecological conditions that could affect the food chain. S
Whale-watchers report big groups in Washington, B.C. waters
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
in oceanographic and ecological conditions that could affect the food chain. She plans to begin a doctoral study at the University of Victoria on their feeding habits. Humpbacks are largely opportunistic foragers that feed on krill and small... Read more
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The Columbian
Whale-watchers report big groups in Washington, B.C. watersin oceanographic and ecological conditions that could affect the food chain. S
Whale-watchers report big groups in Washington, B.C. waters
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
in oceanographic and ecological conditions that could affect the food chain. She plans to begin a doctoral study at the University of Victoria on their feeding habits. Humpbacks are largely opportunistic foragers that feed on krill and small... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Humpback heaven’ as whale sightings surge in Pacific Northwestin oceanographic and ecological conditions that could affect the food chain. S
‘Humpback heaven’ as whale sightings surge in Pacific Northwest
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
in oceanographic and ecological conditions that could affect the food chain. She plans to begin a doctoral study at the University of Victoria on their feeding habits. Humpbacks are largely opportunistic foragers that feed on krill and small... Read more
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BC Local News
Concussions in Nelson: Old before their timestruggle went on for nearly three. Buck graduated from LVR in 2013 and enrolle
Concussions in Nelson: Old before their time
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
struggle went on for nearly three. Buck graduated from LVR in 2013 and enrolled in geography and environmental studies at University of Victoria. She also signed up to play rugby. In November of that year she hit her head on the ground in her... Read more
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Nelson Star
Concussions in Nelson: Old before their timestruggle went on for nearly three. Buck graduated from LVR in 2013 and enrolle
Concussions in Nelson: Old before their time
Nelson Star / Posted 12 days ago
struggle went on for nearly three. Buck graduated from LVR in 2013 and enrolled in geography and environmental studies at University of Victoria. She also signed up to play rugby. In November of that year she hit her head on the ground in her... Read more
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National Geographic
What You Need to Know About the World's Water Warsoil reserves than water. Calculating what remains in aquifers is extraordinaril
What You Need to Know About the World's Water Wars
National Geographic / Posted 13 days ago
oil reserves than water. Calculating what remains in aquifers is extraordinarily difficult. In 2015, scientists at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada concluded that less than six percent of groundwater above one-and-a-half... Read more
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redOrbit
Meet the newest addition to our solar system: Dwarf Planet 2015 RR245the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our Solar System,” OSSOS tea
Meet the newest addition to our solar system: Dwarf Planet 2015 RR245
redOrbit / Posted 13 days ago
the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our Solar System,” OSSOS team member Dr. Michelle Bannister from the University of Victoria in British Columbia said in a statement. “But almost all of these icy worlds are painfully small and... Read more
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Perth Now
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our system
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. “The icy worlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our system
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. “The icy worlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from... Read more
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Herald Sun
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our system
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. “The icy worlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from... Read more
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News.com.au
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted on the edge of our solar systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted on the edge of our solar system
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. “The icy worlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted in our system
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. “The icy worlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from... Read more
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New York Post
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted on the edge of our solar systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
Mysterious ‘ice planet’ spotted on the edge of our solar system
New York Post / Posted 14 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. “The icy worlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Astronomers discover dwarf planet beyond Neptunetrace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from the Sun," said astro
Astronomers discover dwarf planet beyond Neptune
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from the Sun," said astronomer Dr Michele Bannister of Canada's University of Victoria in a statement. "They let us piece together the history of our Solar System. But almost all of these... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Major pumped-storage hydro project proposed north of Revelstokeproduce new energy, it simply stores energy for future use, said Andrew Rowe, a
Major pumped-storage hydro project proposed north of Revelstoke
Revelstoke Review / Posted 14 days ago
produce new energy, it simply stores energy for future use, said Andrew Rowe, a mechanical engineering professor at the University of Victoria who is also the lead researcher for the 2060 Project, a program by the Pacific Institute for Climate... Read more
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BC Local News
Major pumped-storage hydro project proposed north of Revelstokeproduce new energy, it simply stores energy for future use, said Andrew Rowe, a
Major pumped-storage hydro project proposed north of Revelstoke
BC Local News / Posted 14 days ago
produce new energy, it simply stores energy for future use, said Andrew Rowe, a mechanical engineering professor at the University of Victoria who is also the lead researcher for the 2060 Project, a program by the Pacific Institute for Climate... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Dwarf planet’ discovered in distant Solar Systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
‘Dwarf planet’ discovered in distant Solar System
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. “It is really exciting to find one which is big and bright enough for us to study,” she... Read more
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The Register
Newly-spotted distant dwarf planet orbits the Sun every 700 years(its Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center designation), was spotted not by
Newly-spotted distant dwarf planet orbits the Sun every 700 years
The Register / Posted 14 days ago
(its Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center designation), was spotted not by an algorithm, but by a human. As Canada's University of Victoria explains, researcher and adjunct professor JJ Kavelaars spotted the object as a point of light moving... Read more
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CTV News
Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope spots new dwarf planet with distant orbitThe object was sighted using the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope located in Maun
Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope spots new dwarf planet with distant orbit
CTV News / Posted 15 days ago
The object was sighted using the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope located in Maunakea, Hawaii. Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria is a postdoctoral fellow with the survey and says it’s exciting to find a dwarf planet large and... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Whoa there's a bright one!': New dwarf planet unexpectedly discovered by astronomersjunk around." "They [dwarf planets] let us piece together the history of our s
'Whoa there's a bright one!': New dwarf planet unexpectedly discovered by astronomers
CBC.ca / Posted 15 days ago
junk around." "They [dwarf planets] let us piece together the history of our solar system," said Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria, who is a post-doctoral fellow with OSSOS. Because they discovered the dwarf planet, the OSSOS team... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canadian discovers new dwarf planet on the edge of our solar systemin the early stages of learning more about this mysterious satellite. "It's ei
Canadian discovers new dwarf planet on the edge of our solar system
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
in the early stages of learning more about this mysterious satellite. "It's either small and shiny, or large and dull," University of Victoria postdoctoral researcher Michele Bannister said in a statement Monday. Either way, it is just large... Read more
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Newsmax
New Dwarf Planet RR245 Found Beyond Pluto Orbits Sun Every 700 Yearsworlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out fro
New Dwarf Planet RR245 Found Beyond Pluto Orbits Sun Every 700 Years
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
worlds beyond Neptune trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from the Sun," said Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia and a postdoctoral fellow with the survey. "They let us piece together the... Read more
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express
New dwarf planet found lurking on the edge of the Solar Systemon Mars STILL exists beneath the surface, claims top Nasa scie... Michele Bann
New dwarf planet found lurking on the edge of the Solar System
express / Posted 15 days ago
on Mars STILL exists beneath the surface, claims top Nasa scie... Michele Bannister, an astronomer on the team at the University of Victoria, said that the discovery of another icy dwarf planet can help us unravel the mysteries of the Solar... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Trio of former Vikes named to Olympic field hockeyThree former University of Victoria Vikes are among the Field Hockey Canada squ
Trio of former Vikes named to Olympic field hockey
Oak Bay News / Posted 15 days ago
Three former University of Victoria Vikes are among the Field Hockey Canada squad for the 2016 Rio Olympics. Recent Vikes graduate Brenden Bissett joins fellow alumni and national team fixtures Matthew Sarmento and Keegan Pereira at the Games.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Dwarf planet' discovered in distant Solar Systemthat remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, sai
'Dwarf planet' discovered in distant Solar System
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
that remains contested to this day. Most dwarf planets are small and dark, said team member Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in Canada. "It is really exciting to find one which is big and bright enough for us to study," she... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Even more evidence Pluto deserves its dwarf planet statusof the world's surface will refine estimates of how wide this body is. "It's ei
Even more evidence Pluto deserves its dwarf planet status
Dundas Star News / Posted 15 days ago
of the world's surface will refine estimates of how wide this body is. "It's either small and shiny, or large and dull," University of Victoria post-doctoral researcher Michele Bannister said in a statement Monday. Either way, it is just large... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Astronomers discover dwarf planet beyond Neptunetrace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from the Sun," said astro
Astronomers discover dwarf planet beyond Neptune
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
trace how the giant planets formed and then moved out from the Sun," said astronomer Dr Michele Bannister of Canada's University of Victoria in a statement. "They let us piece together the history of our Solar System. But almost all of these... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Plutoand then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Pluto
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 15 days ago
and then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our solar system," Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia said in a statement. "But almost all of these icy worlds are painfully small and... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Plutoand then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Pluto
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 15 days ago
and then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our Solar System," Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia said in a statement. "But almost all of these icy worlds are painfully small and... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Newly discovered dwarf planet takes 700 years to orbit the sunand then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our
Newly discovered dwarf planet takes 700 years to orbit the sun
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 15 days ago
and then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our Solar System,” Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia said in a statement. “But almost all of these icy worlds are painfully small and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Another tiny planet discovered on the edge of our solar systemKea, Hawaii, as part of the Outer Solar System Origins Survey (OSSOS). The res
Another tiny planet discovered on the edge of our solar system
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Kea, Hawaii, as part of the Outer Solar System Origins Survey (OSSOS). The research group, including scientists from the University of Victoria, Canada, has observed the body for only six months of the 700 years it takes to complete a full orbit... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astronomers discover new distant dwarf planet beyond Neptuneexciting to find one that's large and bright enough that we can study it in det
Astronomers discover new distant dwarf planet beyond Neptune
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
exciting to find one that's large and bright enough that we can study it in detail." said Dr Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia, who is a postdoctoral fellow with the Survey. National Research Council of... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Plutoand then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Pluto
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 15 days ago
and then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our solar system," Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia said in a statement. "But almost all of these icy worlds are painfully small and... Read more
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My EastText
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Plutoand then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Pluto
My EastText / Posted 15 days ago
and then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our solar system," Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia said in a statement. "But almost all of these icy worlds are painfully small and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Plutoand then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our
New dwarf planet discovered beyond Pluto
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
and then moved out from the Sun. They let us piece together the history of our Solar System," Michele Bannister of the University of Victoria in British Columbia said in a statement. "But almost all of these icy worlds are painfully small and... Read more
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