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Accretion Processes  

Alessandro Morbidelli

Online publication date:
Jul 2018
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Planetary Science
In planetary science, accretion is the process in which solids agglomerate to form larger and larger objects, and eventually planets are produced. The initial conditions are a disc of gas ... More

Astrology in Ancient Greek and Roman Culture  

Nicholas Campion

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Atmospheric Circulation on Venus  

Masaru Yamamoto

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Atmospheric Electricity in the Solar System  

Karen Aplin and Georg Fischer

Online publication date:
Feb 2019
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Planetary Science
Electricity occurs in atmospheres across the Solar System planets and beyond, spanning spectacular lightning displays in clouds of water or dust, to more subtle effects of charge and ... More

Austrian National Space Law  

Cordula Steinkogler

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. The ... More

Chemical Weathering on Venus  

Mikhail Zolotov

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Clouds in the Martian Atmosphere  

Anni Määttänen and Franck Montmessin

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Comets  

Leonid V. Ksanfomality

Online publication date:
Nov 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Planetary Science
Cometary nuclei are small, despite the cosmic scale of the comet tails that they produce. The nuclei have the ability to create rarefied atmospheres, extending as a tail to giant distances ... More

Evolution of the Martian Crust  

John C. Bridges

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. Mars, ... More

Exoplanets: Atmospheres of Hot Jupiters  

Dmitry V. Bisikalo, Pavel V. Kaygorodov, and Valery I. Shematovich

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. The ... More

Extraterrestrial Resources  

V.V. Shevchenko

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Hot Planetary Coronas  

Valery I. Shematovich and Dmitry V. Bisikalo

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. The ... More

Human Exploration and Development in the Solar System  

Wendell Mendell

Online publication date:
Aug 2018
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Planetary Science
Emergence of ballistic missile technology after World War II enabled human flight into the Earth’s orbit, fueling the imagination of those fascinated with science, technology, exploration, ... More

Icy Satellites: Interior Structure, Dynamics, and Evolution  

Francis Nimmo

Online publication date:
Jun 2018
Oxford Research Encyclopedia:
Planetary Science
This article consists of three sections. The first discusses how we determine satellite internal structures and what we know about them. The primary probes of internal structure are ... More

The Interiors of Jupiter and Saturn  

Ravit Helled

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

International Geopolitics and Space Regulation  

Gianfranco Gabriele Nucera

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International Satellite Law  

Frans von der Dunk

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This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

International Space Law and Satellite Telecommunications  

Elina Morozova

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

Jets in Planetary Atmospheres  

Tim Dowling

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Planetary Science
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Legal Consequences of the Pollution of Outer Space with Space Debris  

Peter Stubbe

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Planetary Science
This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Encyclopedia of Planetary Science. Please check back later for the full article. Space ... More

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