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Where did gold form? For a long time, the cosmic production site of this rare metal and of other very heavy chemical elements has been unknown. New theoretical models now confirm that it could be forged in the merger events of two neutron stars. Image Credit: Natural gold nuggets from California and Australia; Natural History Museum, London

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