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I am familiar with stolen

Children stolen names

Borrowed children stolen names

Borrowed stolen beautiful

Girl metonymy

Is when you

Become a face in a crowd… 104 more words



So then, I have my polling card for voting in the EU Referendum.

To be honest I am torn over this one, I truly am. 594 more words

A Zome Torus, Before and After Adding Dodecahedra, As a Model for a Pulsar's Accretion Disk and Radiation Jets

I’ve been using Zometools, available at http://www.zometool.com, to build interesting geometrical shapes since long before I started this blog. I recently found this: a 2011 photograph of myself, holding a twisting Zome torus. 290 more words


My Thesis

You’ve all had to listen to me go on and on about my thesis, QUARK-HADRON COMPOSITION OF ROTATING NEUTRON STARS. Now, at long last, it has been posted to the San Diego State University library page. 283 more words

love is forever!

neutron stars are extremely dense stars – perhaps the densest stars in the known universe! – so dense in fact, that a marble-sized serving of neutron star would weigh about the same as 5 trillion tons of earth rock!  99 more words


From ESA- "Found: Andromeda’s first spinning neutron star"

European Space Agency

31 March 2016
Paolo Esposito
INAF-Istituto di Astrofisica Spaziale e Fisica Cosmica, Milan, Italy
Email: paoloesp@iasf-milano.inaf.it

Gian Luca Israel
INAF-Osservatorio Astronomica di Roma, Italy… 920 more words

Basic Research


Read more about these very peculiar objects: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetar

Like other neutron stars, magnetars are around 20 kilometres (12 mi) in diameter and have a mass 2-3 times that of the… 129 more words