Magnetar


Magnetar 1E 1613 Is Slowest Known According to NASA's Research

Magnetar 1E 1613 Is Slowest Known According to NASA's Research

Astronomers have found evidence of a magnetar - magnetised neutron star - that spins much slower than the slowest of its kind k...

Sep 10 2016, 2:44am CDT

Discovery of Wind Nebula Opens new Window into Magnetar

Discovery of Wind Nebula Opens new Window into Magnetar

In a first, astronomers have discovered a vast cloud of high-energy particles called a wind nebula around a rare ultra-magneti...

Jun 22 2016, 2:13pm CDT

Magnetar Behind Explosion of Extremely Bright Supernova

Magnetar Behind Explosion of Extremely Bright Supernova

Highly magnetised, rapidly spinning neutron stars called magnetars can explain the energy source behind extremely unusual stell...

Mar 27 2016, 7:02am CDT