Annual Review of Condensed Matter Physics 2010

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This process is known as neutrino oscillation. Name and Date of birth: must appear exactly as they do on your passport. ALL ASTROPHYSICAL EVENTS, including the origin of the universe, are governed by the physics of nuclei and particles. Manna have proposed [12] that the Universe formed from the debris ejected when a four-dimensional star collapsed into a black hole – a scenario that would help to explain why the cosmos seems to be so uniform in all directions.

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Publisher: Annual Reviews (August 2010)

ISBN: 0824350014

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