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The team believes it may have been formed in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, but got knocked out by the gravitational pulls of different planets that brought it eventually to its current orbit.This speedy space rock is the fastest asteroid in our solar system|Hannah Seo|August 24, 2021|Popular-Science
It’s often said that Ceres was demoted after astronomers found the rest of the bodies in the asteroid belt.
Located in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, Ceres was considered a planet after its 1801 discovery, too.
Much of the rest probably derive from collisions of objects in the asteroid belt.Earth sweeps up 5,200 tons of extraterrestrial dust each year|Sid Perkins|April 15, 2021|Science News
The light reflected from most meteorites looks just like the light we see when we point our telescopes at the inner parts of the asteroid belt.Comets Are More Dangerous Than We Thought - Issue 98: Mind|Sean Raymond|March 10, 2021|Nautilus
They want to change bad behaviors—tobacco, alcohol, using a seat belt, anything.
Now they are a notch on a belt, and the savior can feel good about themselves.To Catch a Sex Worker: A&E’s Awful, Exploitative Ambush Show|Samantha Allen|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Det. 2: No, not your belt . . . . Remember being out in the sunroom, the room that sits out to the back of the house?How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not long after, a 10-year-old girl wearing a suicide belt was arrested.
He would laboriously make his way from desk to loo, belt down a few, then return.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His boyish suspenders had been put away in favor of a belt, which was tight-drawn about his slim waist.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
He reached down inside my shirt, with a none too gentle hand, and relieved me of the belt that held the money.
Just smiled, a sardonic sort of grimace, and unbuckled his belt and handed it over without a word.
He put his hand to his belt, screwed up his mug, and said he felt plumb et up inside.Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher|Eleanor Gates
A millionaire might offer more for a life belt as a souvenir than a drowning man could pay for it to save his life.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock