Usage examples for asteroid

  1. A collision was possible which would have had deplorable results, either by making the projectile deviate from its route and fall back upon the earth, or be caught up by the attractive power of the asteroid. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  2. " We've been on the asteroid longer. – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  3. And you don't even stop to say hello to an old friend back from the mines of a nameless asteroid. – Feline Red by Robert Sampson
  4. Willy's asteroid is due to come out of sub- space in about six hours at this point. – Jack of No Trades by Charles Cottrell
  5. It certainly did suggest something apocryphal or antemundane,- a segment of the moon or of a cleft asteroid, matter dead or wrecked. – Locusts and Wild Honey by John Burroughs
  6. Discovery That the Asteroid is a Solid Mass of Gold. – Edison's Conquest of Mars by Garrett Putman Serviss
  7. The incident of the passing of the asteroid was over. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various
  8. But these passengers- what preparation are you making for them on the asteroid? – Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930 by Various
  9. According to this hypothesis, we may represent to ourselves these asteroid- meteors as composing a closed ring or zone, within which they all pursue one common orbit. – COSMOS: A Sketch of the Physical Description of the Universe, Vol. 1 by Alexander von Humboldt
  10. The asteroid had ruined them, had taken something from them and given nothing in return. – The Graveyard of Space by Milton Lesser
  11. In a few hours we will be at the asteroid. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930 by Various
  12. They took us entirely by surprise, and killed Kurgo and bore me to Ku Sui's asteroid. – The Bluff of the Hawk by Anthony Gilmore
  13. None of us can see the asteroid, but it must be somewhere comparatively near, for Dr. Ku has no reason to bother with a long journey in a space- suit. – The Passing of Ku Sui by Anthony Gilmore
  14. The asteroid had gone. – The Passing of Ku Sui by Anthony Gilmore