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robert gagliano

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White Widow Supernovae
« on: January 29, 2013, 03:42:10 pm »
A new mechanism for type Ia SN explosion...a white dwarf (white widow) that devours it's M dwarf binary companion.
http://news.discovery.com/space/white-widows-may-give-birth-to-supernovae-121116.htm