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Venus at Inferior Conjunction

Saturday March 25th the inner planet Venus reaches its orbital position known as inferior conjunction.
This is one of four points along an inner planet orbit. 193 more words

Astronomy

Test on word classes

1. What is an indefinite article? (2)

2. What is the opposite to an indefinite article and what is its function? (3)

3.How many types of adjectives are there? 255 more words

Mercury at Superior Conjunction

Tuesday March 7th the innermost planet Mercury reaches superior conjunction – on the opposite side of the Sun from the Earth. For those that are curious, Mercury at superior conjunction is approximately 1.363 AU (126,698,765 miles; 203,901,898 km) from the Earth – the combined distance of the Earth to Sun distance plus the radius of Mercury’s orbit. 76 more words

Astronomy

Neptune at Solar Conjunction

Thursday March 2nd the outer planet Neptune reaches a point in its orbit where it passes behind the Sun as we view this from Earth. Neptune, and the other outer planets, dwarf planets, or small solar system bodies, all eventually reach this position on the opposite side of the Sun known as… 41 more words

Astronomy

Battles in Birmingham - Spaghetti ConJunction

On a rainy day in early February a few dozen roleplayers gathered above a Birmingham cafe and comic book shop. They spent some ten hours rolling dice, arguing over rules and breaking into spontaneous laughter – a good result for the very first… 210 more words

Blogs

Moon - Venus - Mars Triangle Over New Hampshire, Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

by Anura Guruge

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Weather permitting this should be quite the conjunction — best seen around 7pm.

The moon is set to set around 8:20pm and more than likely the trees will start getting in the way around 7:30pm. 23 more words

Anura Guruge

#EngTrivia: 'That' vs. 'Which'

Hey, fellas! Today, I want to talk about yet another usage case where two words look interchangeable but are actually not. The words are ‘that’ and ‘which’. 242 more words

English