Nuclear Pasta Is Probably The Strongest Material In The Universe

Neutron stars are some of the densest objects in the universe, where regular matter becomes degenerate and turns into the most exotic states we have theorized. The actual details are yet to be confirmed, but due to shape similarities, researchers have begun to refer to these states as nuclear pasta.…

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Two Colliding Stars May Have Solved A Decades-Old Cosmic Mystery

Three centuries ago, a pair of stars collided about 2,000 light-years from Earth, spewing their innards into space. Amazingly, we’ve now been able to study the result of this collision – and find something rather unique in the process. In a study published in the journal Nature Astronomy, scientists said…

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