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View Full Version : New Look Inside Tycho Supernova Remnant Hints at Cosmic Ray Origins



Fraser
2011-Mar-24, 07:30 PM
The Chandra X-Ray Observatory has taken a brand new, deep look inside the Tycho Supernova Remnant and found a pattern of X-ray “stripes” never seen before inside the leftovers of an exploding star. But astronomers believe these features could explain how some cosmic rays are created. Additionally, the stripes provide support for a theory about [...]

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