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Why are big neutron stars like Tootsie Pops?
The massive beasts are dense on the outside and gooey on the inside.
Neutron star collisions may have created most of the gold in the universe
All that glitters is a neutron star collision.
Gravitational waves just showed us something even cooler than black holes
Observatories all over the world caught a new kind of collision.
New Breed of ‘Nuclear Clocks’ Could be 100 Times More Accurate than Today’s Atomic Timekeepers
Atomic clocks are the most accurate timekeepers in the world, but a “nuclear clock” would be even better. An international...
Physicists Hope to Catch Neutrons in the Act of Jumping from Our Universe to Another
The notion of multiple universes is one that cosmologists like to theorize about but generally don’t relish proving, mainly because...
ILL Researchers Trap The Most Neutrons Ever Bottled, Setting a Science Record
When subatomic science gets wack, physicists get ILL