Neutron Stars
Mysterious 'Cow' Blast in Space May Reveal Birth of a Black Hole  SPACE.COM · 5 days
A weirdly bright and brief blast dubbed "The Cow," which researchers first spotted last June, was likely generated by a newborn black hole or... more
Birth of a black hole or neutron star captured for first time  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
After combining several imaging sources, including hard X-rays and radiowaves, a team now speculates that the telescopes captured the exact moment a star collapsed... more
Birth of a black hole or neutron star captured for first time  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
A Northwestern University-led international team is getting closer to understanding the mysteriously bright object that burst in the northern sky this summer. more
Unusual supernova opens a rare window on the collapse of a star  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
An unusual supernova studied by multiple telescopes, including the SOAR telescope and other telescopes at the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory... more
Computer simulation sheds new light on colliding stars  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Unprecedented detail of the aftermath of a collision between two neutron stars depicted in a 3-D computer model created by a University of Alberta astrophysicist provides a better understanding of how some... more
Second scientific balloon launches from Antarctica  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Washington University in St. Louis announced that its X-Calibur instrument, a telescope that measures the polarization of X-rays arriving from distant neutron stars, black holes and other exotic celestial bodies, launched today from McMurdo Station, Antarctica. more
ESA sets clock by distant spinning stars  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
ESA's technical centre in the Netherlands has begun running a pulsar-based clock. The "PulChron' system measures the passing of time using millisecond-frequency radio pulses from multiple fast-spinning neutron stars. more
ESA Sets Clock by Distant Spinning Stars  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
ESA’s technical center in the Netherlands has begun running a pulsar-based clock. The ‘PulChron’ system measures the passing of time using millisecond-frequency... more
ESA sets clock by distant spinning stars  ESA · 3 weeks
ESA’s technical centre in the Netherlands has begun running a pulsar-based clock. The ‘PulChron’ system measures the passing of time using millisecond-frequency... more
New insights into pion condensation and the formation of neutron stars  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
In 1973, Russian physicist A.B. Migdal predicted the phenomenon of pion condensation above a critical, extremely high—several times higher than that for normal matter— nuclear density.... more
Proton scattering reveals the secrets of strongly-correlated proton-neutron pairs in atomic nuclei  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
An international research collaboration has reported the first experimental evidence that the strongly correlated proton-neutron pairs found in an atomic depend on nuclear structure.... more
Astronomers Investigate a Nearby Magnetar in a Quiescent State  ASTRO WATCH · 1 month
A team of European astronomers has investigated XTE J1810-197, one of the closest magnetars to our planet, during... more
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