Astronomers Discover Strange New Pulsar

Astronomers using the 100-meter Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope have discovered an exotic pulsar that has the widest orbit of any around a neutron star. About 2,300 pulsars are known to scientists, and only 10% of them are in binary systems. The vast majority of these are found orbiting white dwarfs. And only a [...] —> Read More