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Spacecraft Juno successfully enters Jupiter’s orbit
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aid

help


n,v.援助

bil-lion

a very large number, equal to 10^9


No.十亿

con-trol

operate a machine or equipment / the power to change or direct something


v,n.控制

en-thu-si-asts

people who are really interested in something

 


n.爱好者

hot-spot

special areas to click on to see more


n.热点

launched

to send or shoot a rocket into outer space / to get moving


v.发射/推出

or-bit

the path around a planet or star


n.轨道/常轨

probe

physically explore or examine (something) with the hands or an instrument


v.探测

risk

the chance of something happening


n.风险

ri-ski-est

full of danger, unsafe


adj.最危险的/冒险

sci-en-tists

experts in science, people who study science


n.科学家

space-craft

a ship that flies in space


n.太空船/宇宙航行器

suc-cess

getting fame or respect, reaching a goal


n.成功

suc-cess-ful

reaching the wanted result or target


adj.成功

suc-cess-ful-ly

ending in success, without problems


adj.顺利

ash

the powdery residue left after the burning of a substance or emitted by a volcano


n.灰

ho-ri-zon

the line where the earth and sky appear to meet


n.地平线

hot-spot

special areas to click on to see more


n.热点

mis-sion

an important task, usually involving travel


n.任务/使命

pos-si-bil-i-ties

things that may happen


n.可能性

au-ro-ras

lights in the sky near the north or south pole


n.极光

bil-lion

a very large number, equal to 10^9


No.十亿

den-tal

of the teeth


adj.牙齿的

e-lec-tro-nic

using small chips and circuits to control electricity


adj.电子

e-lec-tron-ics

electrical devices using transistors, microchips, and other components


n.电子产品

hot-spot

special areas to click on to see more


n.热点

in-stru-ments

tools for measuring or doing science


n.仪器设备

or-bit

the path around a planet or star


n.轨道/常轨

ra-di-a-tion

energy in the form of fast moving tiny 


n.辐射

sci-en-tists

experts in science, people who study science


n.科学家

space-craft

a ship that flies in space


n.太空船/宇宙航行器

e-lec-tro-nic

using small chips and circuits to control electricity


adj.电子

e-lec-tron-ics

electrical devices using transistors, microchips, and other components


n.电子产品

ex-pec-ted

something seen as likely to happen


v.预期

hot-spot

special areas to click on to see more


n.热点

in-stru-ments

tools for measuring or doing science


n.仪器设备

probe

physically explore or examine (something) with the hands or an instrument


v.探测

pro-tect

keep safe from harm


v.保护

ti-ta-ni-um

a hard light silver-grey metal


ash

the powdery residue left after the burning of a substance or emitted by a volcano


n.灰

at-mos-phere

the gas around the earth or a planet; the mood or feeling of a place


n.大气层/气氛

el-lipse

an oval shape


n.椭圆

hot-spot

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n.热点

jour-ney

traveling from one place to another


n.旅程

or-bit

the path around a planet or star


n.轨道/常轨

pla-ne-ta-ry

to do with the planets

 


adj.行星

probe

physically explore or examine (something) with the hands or an instrument


v.探测

spe-cial

better or greater than usual


adj.特别

fa-mous  

well known


adj.著名

hot-spot

special areas to click on to see more


n.热点

hur-ri-cane

a big spinning storm


n.飓风

long-lived

lasting or living a long time


adj.长寿命

mag-ne-tic

behaving like a magnet


adj.磁性

my-ste-ries

things that are hard to understand or explain


n.奥秘

re-cord

the best or most ever measured    


adj.记录

re-cords

times when someone is the best, or highest


n.记录

Sat-urn

the sixth planet from the sun in the solar system, circled by a system of broad, flat rings


n.土星

So-lar Sys-tem

the eight planets and their moons traveling around the sun


n.太阳系

stem

the main body or stalk of a plant or shrub, usually rising above ground


n.干茎