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Astronomers believe neutrons released during the merger combine with surrounding atoms in a phenomenon known as r-process nucleosynthesis.
Those nuclei beef up by gobbling neutrons in rapid succession and then quickly change their chemical identities through radioactive decay.
And astronomers’ new ability to detect neutron-star collisions may enable them to determine how fast the universe is expanding, thus settling one of the biggest debates in their field.
The new find shows that some, and quite possibly all, of the mystery elements come from neutron-star death spirals.
Deuterium, which is an isotope of hydrogen, has a neutron in its nucleus.
The subatomic nuggets known as neutrons meanwhile were working their cosmic alchemy.
Some of these problems of communication are easily solved, by referring to size, distance and time in terms of the number of neutrons and protons in atoms.
Nuclear reactors produce ample amounts of high-energy neutrons as a byproduct of fission reactions.
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First Known Use: 1921See Words from the same year
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