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Structure of a neutron star!

Structure of a neutron star!

Swift Reveals New Phenomenon in a Neutron Star

artist concept of neutron star compared to satellite image of Manhattan for scale

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Hand of God Pulsar PSR B1509-58, or B1509 for short | image by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory

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Cassiopeia A: NASA'S Chandra Finds Superfluid in Neutron Star's Core - Cassiopeia A (Cas A for short) is a supernova remnant located about 11,000 light years away from Earth. - Observations taken over a decade show significant cooling in the dense core left behind after the explosion. - Credit - NASA/CXC/UNAM/Ioffe/D.Page,P.Shternin et al

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A neutron star that's a fast particle accelerator may lie at the heart of the Crab Nebula

A neutron star that's a fast particle accelerator may lie at the heart of the Crab Nebula. The library hosts several telescope programs throughout the year. Come gaze through our Dobsonian reflector the next time we're out!

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An unknown radio signal, which may have come from a black hole, colliding neutron stars (or – for those who ‘believe’ – alien life), has been picked up by astronomers live for the first time ever. Its origins remain mysterious.

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NICER will probe the inner workings of neutron stars from it orbital perch on the ISS.