The Strongest Magnetic Fields in the Universe - Universe Today
NASA’s first look at a lonely neutron star. Image credit: NASA/HST Click to enlarge The most powerful explosions in the Universe are the mysterious gamma ray bursts, which astronomers now think are collisions between neutron stars. A new simulation has calculated that in the moments after a collision, the explosion generates a magnetic field 1000 … Continue reading "The Strongest Magnetic Fields in the Universe"