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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 ...
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.
Jul 17, 2013 ... This animation shows the collision and merger of two neutron stars. Merging...
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 ...
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.
Astronomers Observe The Early Life Of A <b>Neutron Star</b> - Space <b>...</b>
Apr 15, 2010 ... Observations of how the youngest-known neutron star has cooled over the past decade are giving astronomers new insights into the interior of ...
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 ...
Carbon Atmosphere Discovered On <b>Neutron Star</b> - Space News <b>...</b>
Nov 5, 2009 ... Evidence for a thin veil of carbon has been found on the neutron star in the Cassiopeia A supernova remnant.
X-ray Burster - Universe Reference Library - redOrbit
X-ray Burster — X-ray bursters are a class of binary stars which are luminous in X -rays. They contain a neutron star and a low-mass companion star.
Apr 8, 2011 ... State-of-the-art supercomputer models show that merging neutron stars can...
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virgule
  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.
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