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'Alien' radio signals are coming from a neutron star in a galaxy far, far away

Cosmic radio waves which have puzzled astronomers for more than a decade, and even led to speculation that they were made by aliens, are probably produced by a huge neutron star, scientists have said. 531 और  शब्द

COSMOLOGY AND ASTOPHYSICS

SGR 1806-20

SGR 1806-20 is a magnetar, which is a particular type of neutron star.

As begets the fourth attention explanation, SGR 1806-20 is twinned with — and the defining or housing power-container of a city. 179 और  शब्द

Cosmology

Zooming in on the Very Faint Neutron Star RX J1856.5-3754

This video zooms from a broad view of the spectacular central regions of the Milky Way into the small constellation of Corona Australis. The very faint neutron star RX J1856.5-3754 is among clouds of glowing gas and dark regions of dust.

Video Credit: ESO

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A very cool neutron star

HETE J1900.1-2455 is a neutron star that swallows material from a small companion star that a mass of only about 10% of our Sun. It was discovered in 2006 with NASA’s… 438 और  शब्द

X-ray

Astronomical Concepts - Week 6

This weeks topic was the stars.

Their are billions of stars in our galaxy and there are billions of galaxies in the universe. There is an unbelievably huge amount of stars out there and the stars are separated by huge distances. 847 और  शब्द

An Expanding Crab

This series of images of the Crab Nebula taken by the Hubble Space Telescope reveal wave-like structures like ripples in a pond expanding outward from the “heart” of an exploded star. 99 और  शब्द

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