[meteorite-list] Earth's Gold Came from Colliding Dead Stars

From: Paul H. <inselberg_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2013 7:13:24 -0400
Message-ID: <20130718071324.G5E7T.183067.root_at_eastrmwml105>

Earth's Gold Came from Colliding Dead Stars
Science Daily, July 17, 2013

Berger, E., W. Fong, and R. Chornock. Smoking
Gun or Smoldering Embers? A Possible r-process
Kilonova Associated with the Short-Hard GRB
130603B. The Astrophysical Journal Letters,

Also, there is:

In Quest of the Cosmic Origins of Silver: Silver
and Gold Materialized in Different Stellar
Explosions, Science Daily, Sep. 6, 2012)

Hansen, C. J., F. Primas, H. Hartman, K.-L. Kratz,
S. Wanajo, B. Leibundgut, K. Farouqi, O.
Hallmann, N. Christlieb, H. Nilsson. Silver and
palladium help unveil the nature of a second
r-process. Astronomy & Astrophysics, vol. 545,
A31 DOI: 10.1051/0004-6361/201118643


Paul H.
Received on Thu 18 Jul 2013 07:13:24 AM PDT

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