News tagged with heavier elements

New view of supernova death throes

A powerful, new three-dimensional model provides fresh insight into the turbulent death throes of supernovas, whose final explosions outshine entire galaxies and populate the universe with elements that make ...

Mar 18, 2014 4.7 / 5 (18) 0

Baby galaxies grew up quickly

Baby galaxies from the young Universe more than 12 billion years ago evolved faster than previously thought, shows new research from the Niels Bohr Institute. This means that already in the early history of ...

May 16, 2012 4.8 / 5 (5) 67 | with audio podcast

Not all who wander are lost

(PhysOrg.com) -- Some stars have orbits that take them to interesting places, and they have interesting stories to tell about how they were formed. For more than a decade, the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) ...

Jan 09, 2012 4 / 5 (2) 2 | with audio podcast