marasca marasca

Definition(s):

  1. (n) small bitter fruit of the marasca cherry tree from whose juice maraschino liqueur is made
  2. (n) Dalmatian bitter wild cherry tree bearing fruit whose juice is made into maraschino liqueur

News

  1. The peanut at the heart of our galaxy: Best 3-D map yet of central bulge of the Milky Way

    Two groups of astronomers have used data from ESO telescopes to make the best three-dimensional map yet of the central parts of the Milky Way. They have found that the inner regions take on a peanut-like, or X-shaped, appearance from some angles. This odd shape was mapped by using public data from ESO’s VISTA survey telescope along with measurements of the motions of hundreds of very faint stars ...
    on September 12, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. The peanut at the heart of our galaxy

    ( ESO ) Two groups of astronomers have used data from ESO telescopes to make the best three-dimensional map yet of the central parts of the Milky Way. They have found that the inner regions take on a peanut-like, or X-shaped, appearance from some angles. This odd shape was mapped by using public data from ESO's VISTA survey telescope along with measurements of the motions of hundreds of very ...
    on September 12, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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