A light-year, alternatively spelt lightyear, is a unit of length used to express astronomical distances and is equivalent to about 9.46 trillion kilometers or 5.88 trillion miles. As defined by the International Astronomical Union, a light-year is the distance that light travels in vacuum in one Julian year. Because it includes the word "year", the term light-year is sometimes misinterpreted as a unit of time. The light-year is most often used when expressing distances to stars and other distanc
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Release date. June 17, 2022. ( 2022-06-17) Country. United States. Language. English. Lightyear is an upcoming American computer-animated science-fiction action film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
Conception and creation. Buzz Lightyear's name was in honor of Apollo 11 astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, the second person to walk on the Moon.According to Pixar producers, the character was provisionally named Lunar Larry, but it sounded "too wacky", so while trying to rechristen him "we went through some space terms and the word light-year came up, and the coolest astronaut name was Buzz Aldrin."
Lightyear (film), an upcoming animated film featuring the character. Gandahar (film), a 1988 animated science fiction film known as Light Years in English. Light Years (2015 film), a British drama film. Light Years, an American TV series that has been renamed Life Unexpected. Light Years, a Singaporean drama produced by Mediacorp Channel 5.
A light year (symbol: ly) is the distance that light travels in empty space in one year. Since the speed of light is about 300,000 km per second (about 186,000 miles per second), then a light year is about 10 trillion kilometers (about 6 trillion miles). A light year is not a length of time.
Light Years are an American pop punk band from Kent, Ohio.
Light Years formed in the year 2009 while vocalist Pat Kennedy worked at Subway. Since then, they have released one full-length album and three EPs. In winter 2011/2012, the band went on a full US tour with Pentimento. In February 2012, they went on a European tour with Pentimento. The band embarked on a summer tour in 2012 alongside Citizen and Turnover. In the spring of 2013, the band went on a tour with Safe. In June and July, the group went on a short US tour with Mixtapes, You Blew It! and
Rock Sound described Light Years' sound as "Smashing American pop-punk that prefers to hark back to the turn of the millenium instead of running with the current crowd".
Current members 1. Pat Kennedy – vocals, guitar 2. Andrew Foerst – guitar 3. Tommy Englert – bass 4. Kent Sliney – drums
- Pat Kennedy, Andrew Foerst, Tommy Englert, Kent Sliney
- Cleveland, Ohio
- Pop punk
- Plot summary
Light Years, published in 1975, is the fourth novel by American writer James Salter.
Viri and Nedra live with their children, Franca and Danny in an idyllic existence in the countryside. Viri works as an architect in the city, and the couple enjoy hosting dinner for a variety of friends. The first set of friends while leaving the house after dinner with the couple are divided in their opinion of the pair, with Peter admiring their semi-bohemian lifestyle, and Catherine sees Nedra as selfish. Around this same time, the family misplace their new pet tortoise. While on the outside
Although the novel received mixed reviews when it was released, Salter's novel is now highly regarded, with his work revived after his death in 2015.