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Fermi's Gamma-Ray Burst Monitor

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The Gamma-ray Burst Monitor (GBM) is one of the instruments aboard the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope. The GBM studies gamma-ray bursts, the most powerful explosions in the universe, as well as other flashes of gamma rays. Gamma-ray bursts are created when massive stars collapse into black holes or when two superdense stars merge, also producing a black hole. The GBM sees these bursts across the entire sky, and scientists are using its observations to learn more about the universe.

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Credit:NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
Shoshana Schlauderaff: Lead Producer
Scott Wiessinger (USRA): Support
Aaron E. Lepsch (ADNET Systems Inc.): Technical Support
Jeanette Kazmierczak (University of Maryland College Park): Science Writer
Judith Racusin (NASA/GSFC): Narrator

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