The first explosions

Trimble, Virginia
June 2000
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 522 Issue 1, p3
Academic Journal
Events that can be (at least broadly) described as explosions have joined the astrophysical inventory in many different ways. Some were predicted and then discovered. Some were predicted, often as a tentative explanation for some specific sort of event, and have not yet been seen. Others were seen and understood quite promptly, or very slowly. And a good many had been in the inventory for years to millenia before their explosive nature was recognized. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.


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