Gamma-ray Outbursts Shed New Light on Pulsars - Universe Today
Researchers using the Large Area Telescope onboard the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have developed a new method to detect a special class of stellar remnant, known as pulsars. A pulsar is a special type of neutron star, which spin hundreds of times per second. When the intense spin is combined with beams of energy caused … Continue reading "Gamma-ray Outbursts Shed New Light on Pulsars"