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Think of the universe as a skateboard park: Supernovas and sphalerons

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The ultra-violent origins of gold

It seems supernovas aren’t enough. Nature has an even more extreme way of making heavy elements. And we may be on the point of observing the distortions of space-time caused in the process Read more at the Guardian. And, just … Continue reading

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