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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

Astro2110

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

Magnetars

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

Astronomy

The Invention of the Neutron Star

This is from the guys at The Electric Universe. It’s such a simple theory.
I don’t know enough to form a proper opinion but I do like it’s simplicity. 32 more words

Mysterious Radio Waves Repeatedly Coming From Same Faraway Source

In a pioneering discovery, astronomers have detected 10 repeating bursts of radio waves coming from a distant source that may constitute a new sub-class of fast radio bursts (FRBs). 320 more words
Featured

What Is A Pulsar?

First observed in 1967, some astronomers speculated that pulsating stars could be signals from another civilization. Not until many more were discovered did scientists begin to put the pieces together. 345 more words
Space