SHINING STAR AT UNLV —– News from Las Vegas Review-Journal on Apr. 30, 2007

Jun 1, 2007

“Astronomy is something that you cannot apply directly to our daily life, but just to satisfy this human curiosity of thousands of years, of how planets were formed, how the stars form and die. GRBs are actually the great link to understanding all these things.”

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News: Bing Zhang 《Nature News & Views:A burst of new ideas》

Jun 1, 2007

News and Views

Nature 444, 1010-1011 (21 December 2006) | doi:10.1038/4441010a; Published online 21 December 2006

Gigantic cosmological gamma-ray bursts have fallen into a dichotomy of long and short bursts, each with a very different origin. The discovery of an oddball burst calls for a rethink of that classification.

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