Vega, Texas, got the brunt of this weeklong February storm, with a 43-inch snowfall.
The ultra-violet spectrum of the white stars—of which Vega was taken as the type—was thus shown to be a very remarkable one.
On the 27th there was a gala-play, to which all the Vega men were invited.
They did not follow the exact route of the "Vega," for Erik had no occasion to descend the Siberian coast.
And what possible interest,” he demanded, “can my father have in Colonel Vega?
Tell me, in a word,” demanded Vega sharply, “give me your word you do not know her.
Vega turned his back to the moon, so that his face was in shadow.
Snowstorms soon burst upon the little party of Swedish explorers who had made the Vega their winter home.
While the fact that in defense of Alvarez he had quarrelled with Vega puzzled them greatly.
It was the last adventure of the voyage of the Vega, and my first landing on the glorious soil of Italy.
1638, bright northern star, the alpha of Lyra, from Arabic (Al Nasr) al Waqi translated variously as "the eagle of the desert" or "the falling vulture."
A star in the constellation Lyra and one of the five brightest stars in the night sky. It is a white main-sequence star in the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram, with an apparent magnitude of 0.04. Vega, along with Altair and Deneb, form the Summer Triangle asterism. Scientific name: Alpha Lyra.