Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor

By Nnedi Okorafor

Twelve-year-old Sunny lives in Nigeria, yet she was once born American. Her gains are African, yet she's albino. She's an awesome athlete, yet can't exit into the solar to play football. There looks no position the place she matches. after which she discovers whatever extraordinary - she is a "free agent," with latent magical energy. quickly she's a part of a quartet of magic scholars, learning the seen and invisible, studying to alter truth. yet will it's sufficient to aid them once they are requested to trap a occupation legal who is aware magic too?

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More over, MOND can not account for any relativistic phenomena, and overall, does not provide a satisfactory cosmology. Tensor–Vector–Scalar (TeVeS) Gravity is developed as the relativistic generalization of MOND [35]. TeVeS works in the weak-field limit and possesses all good qualities of the MOND theory. In addition, TeVeS can explain gravitational lensing effects, although in a way non-consistent with the galaxy rotation curves. 2 Cold Dark Matter Model 13 drawbacks of the TeVeS gravity model are the incompatibility with stellar evolution theory and the inability to explain the Bullet cluster phenomena (Sect.

Optimized analysis cuts for different Segue 1 observational periods . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 h of Segue 1 observations with MAGIC, in four energy bins and for several power law-shaped spectra . . . . . . 9 h of Segue 1 observations with MAGIC, for different energy thresholds and several power law-shaped spectra . . . . . Details of the background modeling for the Segue 1 data samples A, B1 and B2 . . . . . . . . . . . . Compilation of performance goals for the CTA observatories [2], in the Southern (S) and Northern (N) hemispheres .

Comparison of the upper limits on hσ ann vi, as a function of mχ , from Segue 1 observations with MAGIC, for a narrow-box scenario (mφ =mχ ¼ 0:99, green line) and for a monochromatic gamma-ray line (red line) . . . S. observatories (dashed and dash-dotted lines, respectively). The latter are adapted from [60], for Majorana dark matter particle . . . . . . . . 157 . 158 . 160 . 161 . 161 . 162 . 162 . 163 . 5 List of Figures Artist’s impression of the CTA, with telescopes of different sizes visible.

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