New NASA Mission Hunts Down Zombie Stars - Universe Today
[/caption] Neutron stars have been classed as “undead”… real zombie stars. Even though technically defunct, the neutron star continues to shine – and occasionally feed on a neighbor if it gets too close. They are born when a massive star collapses under its gravity and its outer layers are blown far and wide, outshining a … Continue reading "New NASA Mission Hunts Down Zombie Stars"