Swift Satellite Catches Early Stages of GRB - Universe Today
[/caption] Astronomers have now been able to see the very early stages of a gamma ray burst, thanks to the Swift satellite. The Ultraviolet/Optical Telescope (UVOT) on board the satellite provided an ultraviolet spectrum of a GRB just 251 seconds after its onset – the earliest ever captured. Further use of the instrument in this … Continue reading "Swift Satellite Catches Early Stages of GRB"
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