from the asteroid

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  • A mighty column of fire now reached out from the asteroid into space. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • It was the largest thing in space, except for the sun, as seen from the asteroid. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • Dust collected from the asteroid surface was believed to have been exposed there for about eight million years.
  • He followed its trail as it curved away from the asteroid and into the squadron. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • The squadron had been rapidly withdrawn to a very considerable distance from the asteroid. Cited from Edison's Conquest of Mars, by Garrett Putnam Serviss
  • Two small groups of achondrites are special, as they are younger and do not appear to come from the asteroid belt.
  • The fighting rocket rammed out from the asteroid, snapping him back against the seat. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • It was just space luck that Terra was on the other side of the sun from the asteroid's present position. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • But if they didn't take the risk, the blast would push them outward from the asteroid-into full sunlight. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • The crater from the asteroid's impact filled with rainwater, so now there is a lake.
  • Force is applied by ion engines fed with material mined from the asteroid itself.
  • But if they didn't take the risk, the blast would push them outward from the asteroid -- into full sunlight. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • During the dark age, scientists discover a new substance called Crystite from the asteroid fragments.
  • Once there, they are relatively rapidly ejected from the asteroid belt.
  • There was another roar of approval as the prisoners recognized the names of the men who had liberated them from the asteroid. Cited from On the Trail of the Space Pirates, by Carey Rockwell
  • At the end of twenty-three days as measured by terrestrial time, since our departure from the asteroid, we arrived in the sky of Mars. Cited from Edison's Conquest of Mars, by Garrett Putnam Serviss
  • The blast had to be set off from the asteroid. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
  • After extensive measurements, instruments would collect material from the asteroid's surface for return to Earth in 2023.
  • Deep Space 1 was intended to perform the flyby at at only from the asteroid.
  • But no rockets had been fired from the asteroid, so the pilot in control of the drone had sent it at low speed, a perfect target. Cited from Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet, by Harold Leland Goodwin
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