Neutron star

Astronomy’s new frontier: Triple systems in massive ‘Be stars’ uncovered

The stars move across the night sky, over long periods like 10 years, and short periods of around six months.

Scientists determine the thickness of neutron skin in lead-208 nuclei

This is the first measurement of the neutron skin of lead-208 using the strong force.

Massive space explosion observed creating rare chemical elements

The second-brightest gamma-ray burst ever seen.

Fast radio bursts from distant neutron stars

“Starquakes” could explain mystery signals.

Astronomers discover dramatic black hole switch-on

New research expands understanding of supermassive black holes' capabilities.

Measurements of hypernuclei flow at RHIC

Particle collisions provide insight into neutron stars' properties.

Massive neutron stars likely to have a strange quark matter core

Exploring the equation of state of dense matter.

Astronomers mapped disk winds in a far-off neutron star system

The 2D map of this “disk wind” may reveal clues to galaxy formation.

An explosion the size of our solar system baffled scientists

The flattest explosion ever seen in space.

The search for the missing gravitational signal

A new SISSA study proposes an array of interferometers in space.

Astrophysicists discovered the perfect explosion in space

The discovery may provide a new key to fundamental physics and to measuring the age of the Universe.

Astronomers detected a superheavy neutron star

This fleeting, massive object likely formed from the collision of two neutron stars.

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