Cosmic Collision Explains How Gold Is Created - NBC4 Washington

    Cosmic Collision Explains How Gold Is Created

    Astronomers just got to study the collision -- millions of years ago -- of two dead stars and learned how gold, platinum and uranium are created. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper explains how the event also helps calculate the expansion of the universe and gives a better understanding of the universe. (Published Monday, Oct 16, 2017) Astronomers just got to study the collision -- millions of years ago -- of two dead stars and learned how gold, platinum and uranium are created. Storm See More