Also nominated as one of the most active teams in the competition was Zibsnis from Latvia; BusafiArc from Oman; and Future Architects from the UAE; as well as RB Systems; Slythunder Crew (UAE and India); Team Khaled; Team SIMENERGO (Ukraine); and last but not least, team Hypernova
are essentially giant supernovas, or exploding stars.
include Gamma Ray Bursters - the largest explosions since the Big Bang, which created the universe.
Ahold, owner of the Hypernova
chain, finalized sale of all its large-scale outlets at the beginning of this year and is focusing on the compact format.
According to a leading theory, a hypernova
jet generates gamma-ray bursts when particles within it collide (SN: 7/10/99, p.
A supernova discovered by a Japanese astronomer last month is highly likely to be a hypernova
, which has an explosive energy of up to 100 times greater than a supernova, according to an astronomical study Thursday.
Adjusted sales at the company's Albert and Hypernova
stores in the Czech Republic and Slovakia slipped 7% at current exchange rates.
But with its colossal energy, a solitary Population III hypernova
dispersed enough heavy elements to enrich more than 10 million solar masses of gas to beyond the critical level.
Astronomers now believe GRBs happen when a super-massive star collapses to form a black hole in a so-called hypernova