- Orbiting Solar Observatory: one of a series of scientific satellites, launched between 1962 and 1975, that studied the sun at ultraviolet, x-ray, and gamma-ray wavelengths.
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Contemporary Examples of oso
With bodies recovered from the landslide but no names released, the town of Oso hopes for the best and anticipates the worst.Landslide Leaves Families Waiting for Death
March 27, 2014
Historical Examples of oso
He looks so much like a young bear that we call him Oso, which is Spanish for bear.