By allowing dwarf
mistletoe to grow and create witches' brooms, we are helping a whole community of living things survive and reproduce.
But Di Stefano and colleagues suggest that occasionally a few intact asteroids, or even a small planet, might hit a white dwarf
Swarming around our home Galaxy is a menagerie of smaller dwarf
galaxies, the smallest of which are the relatively nearby dwarf
spheroidals, which may be the leftover building blocks of galaxy formation.
And a talent agency that provides dwarfs
for shows said it was depriving at least seven of its clients the chance of work this winter.
Before a star turns into a white dwarf
, it swells into a red giant and engulfs and destroys nearby planets.
Essam Shehata, who describes himself as a short man, not a dwarf
, is very involved in the world of dwarves.
In The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, Bilbo Baggins sets out to reclaim treasure stolen by dragon Smaug, helped by dwarf
Sadly, my day of action has met with a lukewarm response from dwarf
The visible white dwarf
weighs about 17 percent as much as the Sun, while the second white dwarf
weighs 43 per cent as much.
But despite its dwarflessness, the book lets slip a piece of information about dwarfs
of which I had been unaware: the average height of a fully-grown male dwarf
is 132cm (4ft 4in), while females average 123cm (4ft 0.
Despite their name, most dwarf
stars are not unusually small.
The two-part series Red Dwarf
: Back to Earth, will kick start a Red Dwarf
Easter weekend from Good Friday on TV channel Dave.
Any reader of chivalric romance will be both struck by how frequently a dwarf
appears in these stories and challenged to determine why.
The 127 contributions are organized into eight sections: white dwarf
structure and evolution; white dwarf
mass distribution and luminosity function; white dwarfs
in stellar clusters and the galactic halo; white dwarfs
in large surveys; atmospheres, abundances and magnetic fields; white dwarf
dust disks and planetary systems; white dwarfs
in binaries; and variable white dwarfs
And with a thud of a wholly different sort, someone has clubbed a Dwarf