By: Astroathens On: November 16, 2016 In: Astronomy Comments: 1
By: Astroathens On: April 11, 2016 In: Astronomy Comments: 0

  Thought this was cool!! It’s an artist’s rendition of a neutron star surrounded by a disk of hot gas. The gas closer to the center actually rapidly rotates around the neutron star at 40% the speed of light, experiencing effects predicted by Einstein’s theories of relativity. Neutron stars...

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