Signs of Extreme Gravity

Science  03 Nov 2000:
Vol. 290, Issue 5493, pp. 945-946
DOI: 10.1126/science.290.5493.945

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Neutron stars are among the densest objects in the universe, and observations of processes in their vicinity may provide insights into conditions of extreme gravity. Morsink highlights recent observations with the Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer satellite, which are difficult to explain with existing theories.