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The relativistic heavy-ion group at Birmingham uses the world's most powerful particle accelerators to study nuclear matter at extreme temperatures and pressures, mimicking the conditions of the early universe. Self-limiting, super-prompt reactor excursions, fast and thermal systems. Hydrogen bombs can reach an explosion force of 20 megatons (20 million tons). In honor of Hubble's landmark anniversary, NOVA tells the remarkable story of the telescope that forever changed our understanding of the cosmos.

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Publisher: World Scientific Pub Co Inc (December 1986)

ISBN: 9971978628

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