NEUTRON STARS AND PULSARS
HOW THEY FORM
HOW WE DETECT THEM
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Many people think black holes continually suck in everything like great big cosmic bathtub drains. And what the heck are neutron stars? Understanding the nature of black holes and neutron stars--how they form, what they're like, and how we know they are there--can lead to a better understanding of how our Universe works.
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