Important Innovations Collection: Supernova Found in Antarctic Snow

Evidence of Supernova Explosion in Space Found on South Pole


Source: stock image of Antarctica

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 ...

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