TITLE

Cosmic collisions could solve gamma-ray mystery

AUTHOR(S)
Gribbin, John
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
New Scientist;3/4/95, Vol. 145 Issue 1967, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a study from Tsvi Piran of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem in Jerusalem, Israel, claiming that mysterious bursts of gamma-rays could be caused by distant collisions between balls of nuclear material measuring ten kilometer across. Detection of gamma-ray bursts in late 1960s; Testing of Piran's idea.
ACCESSION #
9503275792

 

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