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A rare cosmic collision acted as one of the universe's 'gold factories' |  CNN

A rare cosmic collision acted as one of the universe’s ‘gold factories’ | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — An unusual bright burst of light detected by multiple telescopes in December 2021 was the result of a rare cosmic explosion that created a wealth of heavy elements such as gold and platinum. …

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The man keeps the rock for years, hoping it's gold.  It turns out to be much more valuable

The man keeps the rock for years, hoping it’s gold. It turns out to be much more valuable

In 2015, David Hole was prospecting in Maryborough Regional Park near Melbourne, Australia. Armed with a metal detector, he discovered something out of the ordinary – a very heavy reddish rock lying in yellow clay. He took it home and tried everything to crack it open, sure there was a nugget of gold inside the …

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