from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Between or among the stars: interstellar gases.
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- adj. between the stars
- adj. among the stars
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Between or among the stars.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Existing between stars; situated among the stars: as, interstellar spaces or worlds.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. between or among stars
So many years without hard, physical evidence; the extreme unlikeliness of a successful cover-up that spans over fifty years, one that would involve not only multiple U.S. administrations, but numerous foreign governments; the distances involved in interstellar travel ...
FOPS provides a wide-ranging reference for researchers who are starting out in interstellar propulsion.
Carl Sagan: The spacecraft will be encountered and the record played only if there are advanced spacefaring civilizations in interstellar space.
A rather good tale that beings with a tense and exciting mission of subterfuge to escape from a very fascist dystopia to start a colony in interstellar space.
Both novels also rely on a rare drug as an important player in interstellar politics.
The signal was spread out, with the higher frequencies arriving at the telescope before the lower frequencies, which happens when a signal passes through electrically charged gas in interstellar and intergalactic space.
An archaeologist from the Threshers Verity Auger becomes embroiled in interstellar intrigue when she discovers a duplicate Earth, held in stasis by alien technology, has become active and in fact can now be visited.
Although these missions involve non-sentient proto-life, it is inconceivable that they would abandon these defenseless beings on desolate planets or in interstellar space.
The workshop will focus on two broad themes: first, the interface of art, science, and technology in interstellar message design; and second, how to communicate concepts of altruism in interstellar messages.
With all this in mind, the ships built were designed as fairly short-term interstellar shuttle ships, with an option for use as generation vessels should both the first and second tours prove barren.