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Study looks at oxygen vs. stars

Aug 29, 2019 - The Boston Globe

Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are developing an experiment to determine the rate at which stars produce oxygen, an essential reaction that has so far remained elusive to scientists.

Richard Milner, William Donnelly, and Ivica Friscic of the MIT Labratory of Nuclear Study co-wrote a recent paper about the experiment in the journal Physical Review C.

"The paper describes a new approach using advanced accelerator technology that has great potential to measur...