Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains The Origins Of Atomic Elements

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In our favorite astrophysicist’s latest installment on AOL On’s “School of Thought” series, Neil deGrasse Tyson discusses a little-known-about paper written in the 1950s, titled “Synthesis of the Elements in Stars” and published in several scholarly journals such as Reviews of Modern Physics. This paper first outlined the origins of the fundamental elements on earth, those that are taught to us in the periodic table of the elements.

Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains The Origins Of Atomic Elements In Our Bodies.