Super Star Smashes into the Record Books. - Universe Today
[/caption] The discovery of a super massive neutron star has thrown our understanding of stellar evolution into turmoil. The new star, called PSR J1614-2230 contains twice the mass of the Sun but compressed down into a star that is smaller than the Earth (you could fit over a million Earth’s inside the Sun by comparison). … Continue reading "Super Star Smashes into the Record Books."