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ISOLDE steps into unexplored region of the nuclear chart  CERN · 13 hours
ISOLDE steps into unexplored region of the nuclear chart Ana Lopes abelchio Mon, 01/27/2020 - 12:45 Instrumentation inside the ISOLDE Solenoidal Spectrometer (Image: Ben Kay, Argonne National Laboratory) Many heavy... more
Stellar Heavy Metals Can Trace History of Galaxies  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
Astronomers have cataloged signs of 9 heavy metals in the infrared light from supergiant and giant stars. New observations based... more
A stripped helium star solves the massive black hole mystery  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Recently, a Chinese team of astronomers claimed to have discovered a black hole as massive as 70 solar masses, which, if confirmed, would severely challenge the current view... more
Stellar heavy metals can trace history of galaxies  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Astronomers have cataloged signs of nine heavy metals in the infrared light from supergiant and giant stars. New observations based on this catalog will help researchers to understand how events like binary... more
LIGO-Virgo gravitational wave network catches another neutron star collision  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
On April 25, 2019, the LIGO Livingston Observatory picked up what appeared to be gravitational ripples from a collision of two neutron stars. LIGO Livingston is part of a gravitational-wave... more
Gravitational-Wave Discovery Reveals Spectacular Crash of Neutron Stars, the 2nd Known  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
For the second time ever, the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) has spotted two ultradense stellar remnants known as neutron stars violently crashing together. more
New research looks at neutron star blasts  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
X-ray bursts are highly energetic releases of radiation from the surfaces of neutron stars, triggered by the explosive burning of material accumulated on the surface. It's the same type of burning that happens in... more
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