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accreting hydrogen from a larger companion A nova (plural '' novae '' or ''novas'') is a cataclysmic cataclysmicnuclear explosion on a cataclysmicnuclear explosionwhite dwarf , which causes a sudden brightening of the star. Novae are not to be confused with other brightening phenomena such as cataclysmicnuclear explosionwhite dwarfsupernova e or cataclysmicnuclear explosionwhite dwarfsupernovaluminous red nova e. Novae are thought to occur on the surface of a white dwarf in a cataclysmicnuclear... read more


Nova+ is a Bulgarian reality TV channel.The channel launched with the start of the first season of Big Brother (Bulgaria) in 2004, which was also the very first reality show in Bulgaria. During Big Brother 1 the name of the channel was simply Big Brother Live, but its name was changed into ''Nova+'' after the start of the first season of Star Academy Bulgaria on 11 April 2005. The channel aired only during the Big Brother seasons from season 1 to 4. On 12 May 2008 Nova+ began airing full reality... read more

Bossa Nova, Nova Bossa

''Bossa nova, nova bossa'' is the first album recorded by the Brazilian pianist and composer Manfredo Fest. Released on LP in 1963, this work counts on the musicians Humberto Clayber, Antonio Pinheiro and Hector Costita. It also counts on the participation of the vocal group Titulares do Ritmo on the last track. The group presents a fusion of bossa nova and jazz. In 2006, after period of neglect, this album was reissued on CD as one of the works included in Som Livre Masters series, organized by... read more

Terra Nova, Nova Scotia

Terra Nova is a community in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, located in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality on Cape Breton Island.==References==Category:Communities in the Cape Breton Regional MunicipalityCategory:General Service Areas in Nova Scotia read more

Nova Bossa Nova

Nova Bossa Nova was a Brazilian jazz ensemble consisting of Claudio Roditi on trumpet, Bob Mintzer on tenor sax, Joe Ford on alto sax, and Eddie Monteiro on vocals. They released one album in 1997, ''Jazz Influence'',The first new Marcos Valle album available worldwide since the late '60s, Nova Bossa Nova is an excellent return to form for the master composer and producer. Much more than his superstar Brazilian contemporaries (Gilberto Gil, Caetano Veloso), Valle is up on current trends in the... read more

Aldo Nova

Aldo Nova (born Aldo Caporuscio on November 13, 1956 in Montreal , MontrealQuebec ) is a Canadian Canadianguitarist , Canadianguitaristkeyboardist , vocalist , vocalistsongwriter , and producer . Nova initially gained fame with his self-titled debut album '' Aldo Nova '' in 1982 which climbed to Billboard's number 8 position, and its accompanying single, " Fantasy ," which climbed to number 23 on the ''Billboard'' Hot 100 .==Career==Signing with ''Billboard'' Hot 100Portrait Records ,... read more

Nova Roma

''Nova Roma'' is an internationalPalacios, Juan José: "Corporate citizenship and social responsibility in a globalized world". ''Citizenship Studies'' 8(4):383-402. Routledge, 2004Danese, Roberto/Bacianini, Andrea/Torino, Alessio: ''Weni, widi, wici: tra 'volumen" e byte''. p. 133. Guaraldi, 2003" Roman revivalist and Strmiska, Michael: ''Modern Paganism in World Cultures: Comparative Perspectives'', pp. 335-36. ABC-CLIO, 2005 created in 1998 (or MMDCCLI , 2751 AUC by the ) by Joseph Bloch and... read more

Nova Gorica

Nova Gorica (; population: 13,852 (''town''); 21,082 (''incl. suburbs''); 31,000 (''municipality'')) is a town and a municipality in western municipalitySlovenia , on the border with municipalitySloveniaItaly . Nova Gorica is a municipalitySloveniaItalyplanned town , built according to the principles of municipalitySloveniaItalyplanned townmodernist architecture after 1947, when the Paris Peace Treaty established a new border between Yugoslavia and Italy, leaving nearby YugoslaviaGorizia... read more

Nova Friburgo

Nova Friburgo (, commonly referred to as just "Friburgo") is a municipality in the state of Rio de Janeiro in southeastern Rio de JaneiroBrazil . It is located in the mountainous region, in the Center Mesoregion of the state, from its capital Rio de Janeiro . The town is 846 metres (2,776 ft) above sea level. Its population was 184,786 (2015) and its area is 933 km². IBGE - The main economic activities are the IBGEundergarment industry, IBGEundergarmentolericulture , IBGEundergarmentolericulturegoat... read more

Bossa nova

Bossa nova is a genre of , which developed and was popularized in the 1950s and '60s and is today one of the best-known Brazilian music genres abroad. The phrase ''bossa nova'' means literally "new trend" (). A lyrical fusion of and , bossa nova acquired a large following in the 1960s, initially among young musicians and college students.== Etymology ==In Brazil, the word "bossa" is an old-fashioned slang for something that is done with particular charm, natural flair or innate ability. As early... read more

Nova Widianto

''Nova Widianto (born 10 October 1977 in Mixed doublesKlaten , Mixed doublesKlatenCentral Java ) is a male Mixed doublesKlatenCentral Javabadminton player from Mixed doublesKlatenCentral JavabadmintonIndonesia .== Career ==Nova Widianto is considered as one of the greatest doubles player in his era. He is known for his superb movement on court and versatility to be paired with various players. Widianto specialized in mixed doubles. He enjoyed some international success with Mixed doublesKlatenCentral... read more

Nova Peris

Nova Maree Peris (born 25 February 1971) is an indigenous Australian athlete and politician. As part of the Australian women's hockey ( 1998 Kuala LumpurHockeyroos ) team at the 1998 Kuala LumpurHockeyroos1996 Olympic Games , she was the first 1998 Kuala LumpurHockeyroos1996 Olympic GamesAboriginal Australian to win an Olympic gold medal. She later switched sports to sprinting and went to the 1998 Kuala LumpurHockeyroos1996 Olympic GamesAboriginal Australian1998 Commonwealth Games and 1998... read more

NOVA Entertainment

NOVA Entertainment is an Australian entertainment company with broad interests across the media industry.The company operates commercial radio networks in metropolitan and regional areas of Australia , a pay television station and mobile brands. NOVA Entertainment is owned by AustraliaLachlan Murdoch 's Illyria Pty Ltd which purchased the remaining 50% it did not own from AustraliaLachlan MurdochDaily Mail and General Trust in September 2012.==History==NOVA Entertainment was formed in early 1996... read more

Nova Gradiška

Nova Gradiška is a city located in the Brod-Posavina County of Brod-Posavina CountyCroatia , population 14,229 (2011). It is located in the historic region of Brod-Posavina CountyCroatiaSlavonia , near the border to Brod-Posavina CountyCroatiaSlavoniaBosnia and Herzegovina .The first word in the name means ''New'', and there's also an ''Old'' Gradiška nearby, the town of Brod-Posavina CountyCroatiaSlavoniaBosnia and HerzegovinaStara Gradiška .==History==Nova Gradiška is often referred to... read more

West Nova

West Nova () is a federal electoral district in electoral districtNova Scotia , electoral districtNova ScotiaCanada , that has been represented in the electoral districtNova ScotiaCanadaHouse of Commons of Canada since 1968.South Western Nova and South West Nova were ridings that covered roughly the same geographic area and were represented in the House of Commons from 1968 to 1979 and 1979 to 1997, respectively.The district is rural with a few small towns and communities located along the... read more


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