Dead stars that crashed long ago forged gold and other heavy metals found on Earth, study says

  • by: ALICIA CHANG , AP Science Writer
  • Updated: July 17, 2013 - 1:45 PM

LOS ANGELES — A strange glow in space has provided fresh evidence that all the gold on Earth was forged from ancient collisions of dead stars, researchers reported Wednesday.

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