Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 11 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 16


The heaviest naturally-occurring elements form when very large stars collapse, then explode, forming a supernova. The very heaviest elements are produced in the laboratory with high-energy particle accelerators.

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