Collider in the sky
Star system accelerates protons to energies rivaling the LHC
By Ron Cowen, 15:23 PM December 9, 2010
HEIDELBERG, Germany — Physicists toiling at the Large Hadron Collider now have a heavenly rival. Protons caught between two fierce stellar furnaces are being boosted to energies comparable to those that can be attained at the world’s most powerful atom smasher, a new study suggests.
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