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Could Australia be sitting on a SHALE ENERGY BOOM? {I Dominick Russo have discovered it right here in my hometown of Hoboken N.J. and! that's a FACT....... + + +)

Neutron stars are created when giant stars die in supernovas and their cores collapse, with the protons and electrons essentially melting into each other to form neutrons.

The 253.7-carat Oppenheimer Diamond is in the shape of an octahedron (an eight-sided double pyramid), which is a common shape for diamond crystals. This diamond is 3.8 cm (1.5 in) in height and was discovered at the Dutoitspan Mine near Kimberley, South Africa in 1964. The yellow color is due to impurities of nitrogen substituted for some of the carbon atoms as the crystal formed.

Our entire composition comes from the cosmic dust of exploding stars. You are literally the stuff of stars...

On August 31, 2012 the Sun threw a major tantrum. It started with a vast arc of material towering over its surface, a stream of plasma flowing between two sunspots. Sometimes these collapse back down to the Suns surface, but this one exploded, blasting hundreds of millions of tons of material out into space. SDO captured this ridiculously awesome picture of the arc just before it erupted!