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A Neutron Star in F-sharp

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Science  31 Mar 2006:
Vol. 311, Issue 5769, pp. 1876-1877
DOI: 10.1126/science.1125125

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Summary

Discovery of the fastest spinning pulsar gives new constraints on the size of a neutron star and matter under extreme conditions and decreases the need for gravitational waves to impose a limiting maximum spin.