Examples of starlight in a Sentence
We had to find our way by starlight.
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As the planet transits, starlight shines through its atmosphere; gases there absorb particular wavelengths and leave characteristic dips in the star's spectrum.
For the first time, astronomers have used reflected starlight to tease out the possible presence of 60 large, roasted worlds.
With its sensitive infrared instruments, James Webb should be able to determine the atmospheric composition of larger exoplanets based on the the starlight passing through, some of which will be blocked by various chemical elements.
Today her story shifts like starlight sparkling on sea ice.
Its mission was to watch for brief dips in starlight caused by planets crossing the faces of their stars.
Before the planet is eclipsed, the spectrum will include both starlight and light reflected from the planet; afterward, the planet's contribution will disappear.
Before the planet is eclipsed, the spectrum will include both starlight and light reflected from the planet
In one poignant scene, Christopher performs a slow dreamer’s yoga on and around a chair while a galaxy of starlight gently swirls about him – an inward but infinite escape from the overwhelming world that always awaits when the lights go up.
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