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Study: Bomb's shock waves may electrify brain

The blast waves from explosions could jolt the skull into generating electricity, potentially damaging the brain, scientists now suggest. Full story

Bomb’s shock waves may electrify the brain

The blast waves from explosions could jolt the skull into generating electricity, potentially damaging the brain, scientists now suggest. Full story

Cosmic Log: Galaxies go into shock

Science editor Alan Boyle's Weblog: A shockingly beautiful image of a galactic smash-up known as Stephan's Quintet highlights the powerful shock wave created by a cosmic bullet.

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Stephan's Quintet
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A composite photo shows optical and X-ray views of Stephan's Quintet, an intergalactic collision that generates a powerful shock wave, highlighted here in light blue.