Daily Archives: 2008-04-01

01 Apr 2008
The Star

“Yesterday [March 19], the gamma ray burst GRB 080319B was observed. What is so special about this one is that it has been determined to have happened at a distance of 7.5 billion light years, and yet its optical afterglow was briefly visible with the naked eye!” —Giant cosmic explosion visible for an instant at […]

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