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In 1957 Alastair Cameron, in a terse 22-page paper, and Margaret and Geoffrey Burbidge, William Fowler, and Fred Hoyle, in a not-soterse 103-pager commonly referred to as B2FH
, solved the mystery of the origin of the elements.
A very influential treatise in 1957 known to astronomers as B2FH (after its authors, E.
Heavier elements still, like the lanthanide rare earths, could be reached through slow (s-process) or rapid (r-process) neutron capture, proposed by B2FH and Cameron.