interstellar interstellar  /ˌɪn tər ˈstɛ lər/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) between or among stars

Usage(s):

  1. Solar System and Beyond The story of the probes that have reached interstellar space Johnson Space Center in QTVR Tour the control room and more.
  2. There is no doubt that radio messages can span interstellar distances.
  3. As for where the comets came from, it's long been assumed that they formed directly out of clouds of interstellar gas and dust.

News

  1. Interplay retrieves Freespace IP from THQ for $7,500

    Freespace , the interstellar combat series developed by Volition and published by Interplay, is now back in Interplay's library, fully and officially , following a stint at THQ. Interplay paid $7,500 to snag the Freespace rights in a THQ bankruptcy sale this month. THQ was bound to find some emotionally rich items in the back corners of its closet eventually - but Freespace wasn't going to save ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Joystiq

  2. Movie News Wrap Up: Luke Cage Fan-Film, ‘Interstellar’ Casting & More

    Luke Cage Kickstarter fan-film; Carey Mulligan could play Hillary Clinton; Nolan's 'Interstellar' adds to its cast, a 'Community' reunion in 'Hot Tub Time Machine 2' - and more!
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Screen Rant

  3. Bill Irwin Joins Christopher Nolan's Interstellar

    In what may be the most unconventional casting for Christopher Nolan's Interstellar so far, veteran stage clown and character actor Bill Irwin has signed on to join the high-profile science fiction space opera, reteaming with Anne Hathaway, whose father he played in Jonathan Demme's Rachel Getting Married , this according to The Wrap . They have received no confirmation or comment from ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Coming Soon

Quotes

  1. "You have to remember that when Superman was initially created, his fights weren't against vast interstellar forces. They were against criminals preying on the average guy," Straczynski says. "Superman was created to be the ally of the...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: J Michael Straczynski Source: USA Today

  2. Adams wrote in his 1979 bestseller: "A towel, it says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have."
    on May 25, 2010 By: Douglas Adams Source: Toronto Star

  3. "The solar wind creates a bubble (the heliosphere) around the sun, and near the edges of the bubble is a place where the solar wind piles up as it encounters the interstellar wind," says Ed Stone, Voyager project chief scientist and professor of...
    on May 24, 2005 By: Ed Stone Source: Newswise (press release)

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