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<b>Neutron Star</b> Mystery Heats Up - Space News - redOrbit
Dec 2, 2013 ... Image Caption: A neutron star is the dense, collapsed core of a massive star that exploded as a supernova. The neutron star contains about a ...
White Dwarfs Crashing Into <b>Neutron Stars</b> Explain Loneliest
Aug 8, 2014 ... Image Caption: An artist's illustration of a white dwarf star (the stretched object right of center) being dragged on to a neutron star (bottom ...
<b>Neutron Star</b> Magnetic Fields May Not Be So Turbulent - Space <b>...</b>
May 7, 2014 ... Neutron stars – also called pulsars for the way they send pulses of light across the Universe due to their high spin rates – are some of the most ...
Astronomers May Have Witnessed A Collapsing <b>Neutron Star</b> <b>...</b>
Jul 5, 2013 ... However, in extreme cases that rapid rotation of the core can cause the process to stop at the neutron star phase, persisting for perhaps ...
Jul 17, 2013 ... This animation shows the collision and merger of two neutron stars. Merging...
Scientists Make New <b>Neutron Star</b> Discovery - Space News - redOrbit
Mar 2, 2012 ... Researchers from several universities have detected all phases of thermonuclear burning in a neutron star for the first time.
First Evidence Of New Phase In <b>Neutron Stars</b> - Space News - redOrbit
Jun 14, 2013 ... Image Caption: Artistic representation of a neutron star. The layer of "nuclear pasta" would be located in the innermost crust, near the core.
Dense Matter Of <b>Neutron Stars</b> Revealed Through X-Ray Observations
Mar 7, 2013 ... The densest matter in the Universe outside of black holes is contained in neutron stars, the ultra-dense cores left behind after massive stars ...
SASI Behavior In The Formation Of Supernovae And <b>Neutron Stars</b>
Jun 28, 2013 ... Image Caption: A neutron star is the dense, collapsed core of a massive star that exploded as a supernova. The neutron star contains about a ...
All about <b>Neutron star</b> - redOrbit
[ Watch The Video: Fermi Catches A 'Transformer' Pulsar ] NASA In late June 2013, an exceptional binary containing a rapidly spinning neutron star underwent a ...
All about <b>Neutron stars</b> - redOrbit
A neutron star is the closest thing to a black hole that astronomers can observe directly, crushing half a million times more mass than Earth into a sphere no ...
Apr 8, 2011 ... State-of-the-art supercomputer models show that merging neutron stars can...
RXTE Captures Thermonuclear Behavior Of Unique <b>Neutron Star</b> <b>...</b>
Mar 11, 2012 ... A neutron star is the closest thing to a black hole that astronomers can observe directly, crushing half a million times more mass than Earth into ...
Most Massive <b>Neutron Star</b> Ever Discovered - Space News - redOrbit
Oct 28, 2010 ... Astronomers using the National Science Foundation's Green Bank Telescope ( GBT) have discovered the most massive neutron star yet found, ...
Massive <b>Neutron Star</b> Challenging Black Hole Theory - Space News <b>...</b>
Aug 18, 2010 ... A team of European researchers have pinpointed a magnetar--an unusual type of neutron star that possesses an immensely powerful magnetic ...
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