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Fermi bubbles: Giant, multibillion-year-old reservoirs of galactic center cosmic rays

Crocker, Roland; Aharonian, Felix

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Recently evidence has emerged for enormous features in the γ-ray sky observed by the Fermi-LAT instrument: bilateral "bubbles" of emission centered on the core of the Galaxy and extending to around ± 10 kpc from the Galactic plane. These structures are

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Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/78530
Source: Physical Review Letters
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.106.101102

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