Monday Message 5th July 2021

You read about it here first…..

“Neutron stars merging with black holes are amongst the most extreme phenomena in the universe”

– Dr Rory Smith of Monash University Melbourne, who co-led the international team of scientists in the recent discovery of an event that took place one billion years ago, causing gravitational waves which while travelling at light speed, have only just reached Earthly detection.

Interestingly, other scientists recently discovered that the gigantic collision of two neutron stars likely birthed heavy metals such as gold and uranium.