Bursts of gamma rays
January 5, 2013
Date: 25 Sep 2002 Satellite: INTEGRAL Copyright: ESA 2002. Illustration by Medialab. Incredibly powerful bursts of gamma rays appear from any direction but last for just a matter of seconds or minutes, before fading away.
Topics: Gamma ray, Astronomy, Physics, Environment, Space telescopes, Gamma-ray astronomy, Gamma-ray bursts, Space, Radioactivity, Radiation, ESA