I Love Short Gamma Ray Bursts

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    Freaked Out Military Intelligence

    Klebesadel and Olsen found an event recorded by Vela 4a,b on July 2, 1967  which also triggered the still operational Vela 3 satellites. While spying on the Russians, Am. Intell. got unbelievable readings of gamma rays. They did not share the news for years as they...
    quantumike quantumike
    51-55, M
    Nov 19, 2009

    Big Bang Boom

    I saw a stupid program on Discovery channel the other night which was chock full of wrong info and possible theories shared as facts about GRB's. I find the media is getting worse about the gap between fact and fiction. I ask people to research pretty much everything before...
    quantumike quantumike
    51-55, M
    1 Response Dec 18, 2009

    Grb's According To Nasa (edited)

    Something big exploded but astronomers have no idea what. On September 24th, the Burst and Transient Source Experiment (BATSE) onboard the orbiting Compton Gamma Ray Observatory recorded the most intense gamma ray burst in its five year history. During its mission, BATSE has...
    quantumike quantumike
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    1 Response Dec 18, 2009
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