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To split this uranium-235 from uranium-238 is very expensive, because their chemical properties are the same so it is not possible to split them in a chemical way. Once a star has converted a large fraction of its core's mass to iron, it has almost reached the end of its life. Eddington, in the same lecture in which he first discussed the burning of hydrogen nuclei in stars, remarked: I suppose that the applied mathematician whose theory has just passed one still more stringent test by observation ought not to feel satisfaction, but rather disappointment - "Foiled again!

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Publisher: American Institute of Physics; 2002 edition (December 14, 2001)

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