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Howell's moving orbits: gregegan.net/SCIENCE/Howell/Ho

Greg Egan explains the early research of Kathleen Howell (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kathleen) on the existence of first-order-stable halo orbits (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halo_orb) of a third small body under the gravitational influence of two larger bodies, related to the (unstable) L1 and L2 Lagrange points.

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