What is another word for astrochemistry?

41 synonyms found


[ ˈastɹə͡ʊkˌɛmɪstɹi], [ ˈastɹə‍ʊkˌɛmɪstɹi], [ ˈa_s_t_ɹ_əʊ_k_ˌɛ_m_ɪ_s_t_ɹ_i]

How to use "Astrochemistry" in context?

Astrochemistry is the term given to the branch of chemistry that explores the behavior of matter and molecules in the Universe at extremely high temperatures and pressures. By studying the ways in which atomic and molecular behavior change in extreme conditions, astrochemistry researchers hope to gain a better understanding of the chemical processes that take place in interstellar space and on the surfaces of high-altitude planets.

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