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Spacetime Physics. With Edwin F. Taylor. San Francisco: W.H. Freeman, 1966. 2nd ed.: New York: W.H. Freeman, 1992.
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I like to say, when asked why I pursue science, that it is to satisfy my curiosity, that I am by nature a searcher trying to understand. If you haven't found something strange during the day, it hasn't been much of a day.
Wheeler confirmed that a giant star with a mass greater than that of twice our Sun will implode when it dies. The resulting implosion is unable to create a white dwarf, a neutron star, or any other sort of dead, cold star unless it emits enough of its mass to go below the critical mass limit of twice our Sun.