Re: Latest astro news: anti-matter

Kennita Watson (
Wed, 30 Apr 1997 23:51:19 -0700

>The importance of this discovery is that we now have direct observation
>of a phenomena that could be the source of a phenomena known as Gamma
>Ray Bursts. Up to now, astophysicists have only been able to theorize on
>the cause of the GRBs.

Hm. That antimatter is, if I understand antimatter correctly, now long
gone. I wonder how I'll get close enough to make use of some without
hurting myself if by the time I see the radiation from it, it's gone?

BTW -- it's one phenomenon, two phenomena.


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