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Life of a Star.

STARS – How Gravity Creates

Beauty and Destruction and Everything.

Twinkle twinkle, not-so-little ball of hydrogennnnnn

It’s amazing to think that stars – in fact everything in the entire universe – comes from the combination of hydrogen, gravity, and time. 1,214 more words


Magnetar discovered near supernova remnant Kesteven 79

(Photo Credit: ESA/XMM-Newton/Ping Zhou/Nanjing University)

The European Space Agency’s XMM-Newton X-ray telescope has detected two very different neutron stars in the leftover remnants from a supernova explosion located about 23,000 light-years away. 353 more words


Eldritch Nine: Atroxxis, The Undying Star

In this post on the membership of the alien Nine who are One, I’ll introduce a recent creation: an intelligent being in the form of a dead star, or rather, an… 729 more words