Important Innovations Collection: Supernova Found in Antarctic Snow
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Stardust Discovery by Australian Scientists
Researchers from Australian National University have found large amounts of a unique isotope, iron-60, in the snow of Antarctica. They believe it is "stardust" from the explosion of a supernova in space. The isotope is not native to the Earth. They believe it could only have been delivered by a interstellar rock that crashed from space. For more details on this remarkable discovery, go to
Important Innovations Collection: Supernova Found in Antarctic Snow: Stardust Discovered Source: Stock Image Antarctic Interstellar News Australian scientists have discovered large amounts of stardust ...