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White dwarfs going supernova detonate like a nuclear bomb, study suggests

https://www.naturalnews.com/2021-05-08-white-dwarfs-supernova-detonate-like-nuclear-bomb.html

Known as white dwarfs, these dense cores are packed with heavy radioactive elements called actinides that can spontaneously undergo nuclear fission – the splitting of atoms. ... If the amount of actinides exceeds a critical mass, these elements can set off an explosive runaway nuclear fission chain reaction. "...