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Black Hole-Neutron Star Collision Detected

 In late April of 2019, two sets of gravitational waves observations were detected by a pair of American observatories as well as by one in Italy. The signals come from a neutron star merger, but [...]

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“Collapsar” May Have Supplied Universe With Gold

For a long time, the generation of elements remained a mystery for scientists. A new study suggests that many of the universe’s heavy elements are generated from rapidly whirling collapsing stars.    The lightest elements, [...]

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Half The Universe’s Supply of Plutonium Came From This One Event

Plutonium is a rare element on Earth, and recent research suggests that half of the universe’s supply of it comes from a single event: a neutron star merger. However, plutonium is not the only element [...]

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The Most Important Telescopes in Astronomy

Telescopes are important tools in astronomy that allow us to see celestial objects that would otherwise be invisible to the naked eye. By definition, telescopes are optical instruments that make distant objects appear magnified, but [...]

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Check Out Some of These Great Breakfast Spots in Maui

Hawaiian cuisine was rather basic before the arrival of visitors and immigrants to the islands. Today, local dishes are a combination of traditional Hawaiian culture along with influences from China, Korea, Japan, the Philippines and Portugal. [...]

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Five Sights to see on the Faroe Islands

The Faroe islands are a gorgeous set of volcanic islands belonging to Denmark that seem to come directly out of a fantasy novel (or perhaps the masterpiece of a surrealist painter.) With its gorgeous moss-covered [...]

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