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Kilonova: Dead-Star Crashes May Spark Mysterious Cosmic Explosions

Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, nasa, research, space, study, crashes, dead star, cosmic explosions. theory )

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Cataclysmic crashes involving black holes and ultradense neutron stars may explain the briefest of the most powerful explosions in the universe, scientists say.

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Roger Garin-michaud (139)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 2:39 pm
noted, thanks

GGmaSheila D. (179)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 6:48 pm
Interesting - shows how much we still don't know about the space around us. Noted and thank you.

DaleLovesOttawa O. (198)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 8:35 pm
Space provides numerous items of immense fascination. So much to learn.

Robert Hardy (68)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 10:10 pm
"kilonova"... an example of creative naming.

Aileen P. (40)
Monday August 5, 2013, 4:10 am
noted, thank you.

Past Member (0)
Monday August 5, 2013, 4:17 am
Interesting article.

Mike M. (49)
Monday August 5, 2013, 5:48 am
Maybe mini big bangs!

Michael Kirkby (91)
Monday August 5, 2013, 7:38 am

Jaime Alves (47)
Monday August 5, 2013, 2:42 pm

Birgit W. (155)
Monday August 5, 2013, 2:58 pm

Debra Tate (17)
Monday August 5, 2013, 4:50 pm
great Pics, thanks! Noted
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