Example sentences for: interplanetary

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  • Slang's space cadet `an eccentric, especially one who is stuporous or out of touch with reality' evolved from “Tom Corbett, Space Cadet,” a 1950 television series depicting the adventures of a 24th-century cadet in the Solar Guides, the interplanetary police force keeping order in the Solar Alliance.

  • Just Another Day at the Office: Among the findings of the NASA investigation into the loss of the $125 million Mars Orbiter earlier this year is the following: "There was a widespread perception among the Mars Climate Orbiter team that 'orbiting Mars is routine,' which caused the team to not pay enough attention to the risks of interplanetary spaceflight" ( LAT ).

  • The story is fronted at the New York Times and Los Angeles Times . The LAT leads with the first official bureaucratic reaction to the almost certain loss of the Mars Polar Lander: NASA's vow to completely reassess its interplanetary exploration program, a story everybody else fronts but the NYT . USA Today goes with a story everybody else stuffs: the decision by a federal judge to block a web news service's attempt to post the annual financial disclosure forms submitted by all federal judges.

  • The pundits were generally enthusiastic about Glenn's rocket ride--McLaughlin gushed that it would "change the outlook on who is old"--although the cynics deemed the trip an "interplanetary perk for a favored politician" (Kate O'Beirne, Capital Gang ). Juan Williams ( Fox News Sunday ) worked the issue for the gag: Send Strom Thurmond instead, to determine "the effect of weightlessness on orange hair."

  • And no matter where we look for it, over our shoulders among the hominids of prehistory, or out on the interplanetary horizon, we can find whatever Truths we're looking for: Those that set us free, and those that prove us mad, too.


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