Daily Archives: October 8, 2008

Making gamma ray bursts work for you!

Seminars at Uni kicked off today with a talk about gamma ray bursts. Which was very cool. The concept of a collapsing black hole at the core of a star, giving out enough energy to punch two beams out of … Continue reading

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IBEX

No one seems to have been shouting too loudly about NASA’s IBEX probe. In fairness I suppose, it isn’t going to be looking at any planets or surveying any galaxies. From an astrochemical perspective though, IBEX is far more exciting … Continue reading

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