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- n. fear or dread of outer space
Morrison, who heads the Lunar Science Institute at the Ames Research Center in Northern California, has coined a term for the phenomenon: "cosmophobia," a fear of the cosmos.
David Morrison has coined the term “cosmophobia” — fear of the cosmos — for these concerns, and has seen a huge increase in the phenomenon this year.
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