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Fraser
2009-Mar-12, 08:40 PM
Carbon and oxygen have been spotted in the dust around*stars in the center of the*Milky Way galaxy, suggesting that the stars have undergone recent disruptionsof some kind — and hinting at a new way that stars can send*heavy elements like oxygen, carbon, and iron out across the universe, paving the way for life.Scientists [...]

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GOURDHEAD
2009-Mar-12, 10:55 PM
Now we need to develop a way to tickle these carbon stars so they sneeze a lot of carbon into a surrounding nebula to enhance our carbon nano-tube industry and otherwise support my interstellar transportation system.