Neutron Star Becomes Heaviest Celestial Object With 2.35 Times Mass of Sun

Chris K

Chris K

Chris K
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Researchers have recently observed a collapsed dense neutron star shredding and devouring its stellar companion to become one of the heaviest neutron stars ever spotted. The star has a mass 2.35 times that of the Sun and spins at a speed of 707 rounds per second. The finding may now give astronomers an insight into the weird quantum state of matter inside such dense o...

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