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planum

(play -nŭm) (plural: plana) A high plain or plateau. The word is used in the approved name of such a surface feature on a planet or satellite.
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Between 2012 and December 2015 the Planum Australe region was mapped by the Mars Advance Radar for Subsurface and Ionosphere Sounding (Marsis) instrument carried on the orbiter.
A deep look into the microstructure of planum temporale with the speed of auditory speech processing has now become possible with the help of a new form of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in combination with electroencephalography (EEG).
Oxia Planum - a plain in Mars' northern hemisphere that contains layers of clay-rich minerals believed to have formed as a result of prolonged interaction with water about 3.9 billion years ago - had been already selected as a candidate back in 2015.
The cooling factors also explain the younger Sputnik Planum zone on the planet, the glacial area on the western lobe of Pluto's 'heart'.
This map covers a portion of Pluto's surface that measures 1,290 miles (2,070 kilometers) from top to bottom, and includes the vast nitrogen-ice plain informally named Sputnik Planum and surrounding terrain.
Led by Freddie, Edward and his sisters, Olivia and Putty, embark on a perilous mission across Mars to Lunae Planum to rescue the family and stop the evil plan.
Schiaparelli will separate from the orbiter on October 16 and descend to the planet's Meridani Planum region three days later.
In the Sputnik Planum, which is located at the center of Plutos "heart", the region known as Tombaugh Regio, a sheet of ice seems to have flowed andcould still be flowing similarly to glaciers on Earth, suggesting signs of recent geologic activity.
Even at Pluto's estimated surface temperature of around -380 F, nitrogen ice can creep across the surface of the planet's icy plain, which has been informally named "Sputnik Planum," located in Pluto's heart, the "Tombaugh Regio." http://bit.ly/1fAcDh2
Yapilan calismalarda sol posterior planum temporalenin tekst ve melodi senkronizasyonunda isitsel merkez olarak goreve katki sagladigi one surulmekte, icten sarki ve tekst soyleme, sarki ve konusmalarin pasif dinlenmesinde ortak alan oldugu bildirilmektedir.
Eryngium planum 'Tetra Petra' This Eryngium has the most wonderful spiky silver leaves that sparkle in the sun.
While exploring Meridiani Planum, an Oklahoma-size plain on Mars, the rover named Opportunity discovered bedrock (solid rock beneath soil) at the edge of a crater.