Synthesis of the Elements in Stars

@article{Burbidge1957SynthesisOT,
  title={Synthesis of the Elements in Stars},
  author={E. Margaret Burbidge and Geoffrey R. Burbidge and William A. Fowler and Fred Sir Hoyle},
  journal={Reviews of Modern Physics},
  year={1957},
  volume={29},
  pages={547-650}
}
Man inhabits a universe composed of a great variety of elements and their isotopes. In Table I,1 a count of the stable and radioactive elements and isotopes is listed. Ninety elements are found terrestrially and one more, technetium, is found in stars; only promethium has not been found in nature. 
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