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Gamma-ray Bursts

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Level 1 topics include:

  • What is a Gamma-Ray Burst?
  • Why Do Scientists Study Gamma-Ray Bursts?
  • What We Know and What We Don't Know
  • How Will the Mystery be Solved...or Has It Been?
  • Show Me a Movie of Burst Locations in the Sky!

Level 2 topics include:

  • What We Know about Gamma-Ray Bursts
  • Searching for Gamma-Ray Burst Counterparts
  • Models of Gamma-Ray Bursts

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