Neutron Star's Magnetism Measured for the First Time - Universe Today
Image credit: ESA Using the space-based XMM-Newton X-Ray observatory astronomers with the European Space Agency have made the first direct measurement of a neutron star’s magnetic field. A neutron star is a very dense object with the mass of a large star packed into a radius of only 20-30 km, and they were predicted to … Continue reading "Neutron Star’s Magnetism Measured for the First Time"