PerspectiveAstronomy

Heavy Elements in Stars

Science  15 Dec 2006:
Vol. 314, Issue 5806, pp. 1690-1691
DOI: 10.1126/science.1136842

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Via your Institution

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution


Summary

Abundances of elements produced in stars four to eight times the mass of the Sun indicate a different dominant nuclear reaction mechanism than in lower-mass stars.