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Thread: Spitzer's sprites... a new transient phenomenon

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    Default Spitzer's sprites... a new transient phenomenon



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    Default Re: Spitzer's sprites... a new transient phenomenon

    The linguistic gymnastics required to arrive at the acronym SPRITES was pretty funny.

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    Default Re: Spitzer's sprites... a new transient phenomenon

    More work for Webb
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    My education is sadly lacking.!!!
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    Default Re: Spitzer's sprites... a new transient phenomenon

    Quote Originally Posted by sketrip View Post
    More work for Webb
    I'm afraid it's going to get a complex about being overworked from the get go.

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    My education is sadly lacking.!!!
    Whose isn't?
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