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Old 17th October 2016, 08:03 PM
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Well I didn't look it up. I played by the rules. Amateur astronomy is a bit of a thing for me but I just couldn't remember the 4th one.
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Styx is one. I think.

The theme being Pluto/Hades.
Correct

The others are Nix, Hydra and Kerberos.

(Nix is named after Nyx, the Greek goddess of night, but the spelling was changed to Nix as there is an asteroid called Nyx)

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Old 18th October 2016, 12:34 PM
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Tah, thanks, Nutmeg.

I had to think on that one a bit, the answer was always there, I just couldn't quite grasp it, then pop.

Lets keep it space based for the next question shall we?



In astronomy, the Schwarzschild radius is associated with what phenomenon?
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Pure guess, Black holes?
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Old 18th October 2016, 01:27 PM
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In what year did Charles Lindbergh win the Orteig prize for a non-stop flight from the USA to France?
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No but quite close.
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