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dark star

[¦därk ¦stär]
(astronomy)
A star that is not visible but is a part of a binary star system; in particular, a star which causes, in an eclipsing variable, a primary eclipse.
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The DS15-10 intercept represents the discovery of a new gold zone that is thicker and higher grade by an order of magnitude than anything drilled to date at Dark Star.
Bacon and tactician Cameron Miles blanketed the New Zealanders who figured they had nothing to lose and went for the split from Dark Star at the last gate.
Drawing out negotiations for as long as possible in the hope Dark Star would explode or become a bottomless black hole dishing out endless dosh has not worked for Greece, which has been put firmly in her place by iron fisted German finance minister, Wolfgang Schauble.
The late Dan O'Bannon (1946-2009) was perhaps best known as the screenwriter for the seminal science-fiction movie Alien, but he also worked as a screenwriter on Total Recall, Return of the Living Dead, and the criminally neglected (in this reviewer's opinion) Dark Star, among other successful works.
It was a concert by the Dark Star Orchestra, who recreate entire concerts performed years ago by the Grateful Dead.
Perhaps there will be no references to Dark Star who is believed to have caused the greatest ever upset in the Kentucky Derby in 1952.
The RSC has also teamed up with the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust for literary scavenger hunt Sonnet Sleuth, created by New York poet and performance artist Nicole Blackman, and video installation Ode To A Dark Star by internationally acclaimed artist George Chakravar thi.
A video response to the portrait, Ode to a Dark Star, has been commissioned from internationally acclaimed artist George Chakravarthi to form part of the exhibition, which opens at the Shakespeare Centre on April 23 and runs until September 6.
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Dark Star, which grows 2m (6ft 6in) tall by 3m (10ft) wide, producing deep blue blooms.
Fish continued to thrill the crowd during the two hour set as he delved deep into recent chaotic circumstances with the bleak Dark Star.
Sussex-based Dark Star Brewery has launched its coffee-infused beer into the off-trade.