The Ages and Masses of the Stars


THE merit I am inclined to claim for my hypothesis of sub-electronic energy is that this one simple hypothesis clears away a whole tangle of astronomical difficulties. The hypothesis may strike the physicist as unproved and improvable, as it certainly is, but I think the following considerations will show that it ought not to be dismissed as fantastic.

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JEANS, J. The Ages and Masses of the Stars. Nature 115, 120 (1925) doi:10.1038/115120b0

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