StarStuff with Stuart Gary

ABC Science

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Science & Medicine 143

Hosted by Stuart Gary, StarStuff takes us on a weekly journey across the universe to see the death of stars and the birth of new worlds. StarStuff's tour of the cosmos examines those ultimate questions: where do we come from?; and are we alone? From Einstein's relativity theory to quantum mechanics, StarStuff reports on the latest news and discoveries in science, with a special focus on astronomy, space sciences and cosmology.


Two white dwarfs may fuel supernovae

August 27th, 2014

Episode 21 of 86 episodes

Astronomers discover fusion of two white dwarfs may cause thermonuclear supernovae. Also; five potential target sites selected for Rosetta's historic mission to land on a comet, and New Horizons passes the orbit of Neptune on its way to our first close encounter with Pluto.

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