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QUIZ: Can you name the astronomical terms which all begin with B

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Name of the astrophysicist who first observed radio pulsars 'Jocelyn ... '
A unit of atmospheric pressure equal to 100 kilopascals
2 objects revolving round a common centre of gravity
The centre of mass of a system of bodies
Object with a gravitational pull strong enough to prevent light escaping
Spectral shift indicating an object is travelling towards the observer
Cosmological model describing how the universe expanded from a very high density and high temperature state
Moon of Saturn named after a giant from Norse mythology who was the grandson of Ymir
Name of the danish astronomer known for his comprehensive astronomical observations, 'Tycho ...'
Inner moon of Uranus named after the sister of Katherine in Shakespeare's play The Taming of the Shrew
Ford Prefect was from a small planet somewhere in the vicinity of this star
An exploding metiorite
Constellation in the northern sky, whose name means herdsman
The third-brightest star in the constellation of Orion
Crater on the moon, named after Wilhelm .... , a German banker and astronomer who, along with Johann Madler, produced the first globe of Mars

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