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What does OSSE stand for?

OSSE stands for Oriented Scintillation Spectrometer Experiment (telescope used at the Gamma Ray Observatory)


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NAVAL RESEARCH LABORATORY (NRL) SPACE SCIENCE NEWS DIGEST New Radioactivity from Star Explosion Discovered NRL's Oriented Scintillation Spectrometer Experiment (OSSE) on NASA's Compton Gamma Ray Observatory has detected large quantities of radioactive cobalt-57 in the remnant of a star that exploded in 1987.
One of GRO's four detectors, the Oriented Scintillation Spectrometer Experiment (OSSE), began focusing on the sun June 1 and managed to observe parts of five later flares, reports Ronald Murphy of the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D.