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Although by now a large amount of observational material is available, the implications of these observations are far from clear.
Twas brillig and the slithy toves Brought plans of telescopes fair to see. The Jabberwock, he clapped his hands And said, "That's just for me."
"Just keep away from the black hole garbage bin by the door as you leave," said the Caterpillar. "It's very useful for getting rid of theoretical papers and weak students!"
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It is not easy to imagine how little interested a scientist usually is in the work of any other, with the possible exception of the teacher who backs him or the student who honors him.
May 18, 1941
Malcolm Sim Longair CBE FRS FRSE is a British physicist. From 1991 to 2008 he was the Jacksonian Professor of Natural Philosophy in the Cavendish Laboratory at the University of Cambridge.
High Energy Astrophysics (1981)
Theoretical concepts in physics (1984)
The Cosmic Century (2006)
Galaxy formation (1998)
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