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Scientific Acronyms (Hard)

Guess the full names of these acronyms relating to science.
Hint: If the acronym comes from another language, the order of the initials may not match the order of the full name.
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Last updated: February 3, 2016
First submittedFebruary 3, 2016
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Acronym
Answer
ISS
International Space Station
UV
Ultraviolet
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic Acid
LASER
Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
ROYGBIV
Red Orange Yellow Green Blue Indigo Violet
SI (Units)
International System (Units)
LHC
Large Hadron Collider
VSEPR
Valence Shell Electron Pair Repulsion
Acronym
Answer
IMF
Intermolecular Force
NASA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
CFC
Chlorofluorocarbon
HST
Hubble Space Telescope
REM
Rapid Eye Movement
ESP
Extrasensory Perception
PTSD
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
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level 68
Feb 3, 2016
My scientific answer for HST was High Speed Train. Doh!