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Windows to the Universe: Neutron Stars

http://www.windows2universe.org/the_universe/NS.html

A typical neutron star is the size of a small city, but it may have the mass of as many as three suns.

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Virtual Trips to Black Holes and Neutron Stars Page

http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/htmltest/rjn_bht.html

Ever wonder what it would look like to travel to a black hole or neutron star?

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Summaries of Neutron Star Types

http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/astro/pulsar.html

Includes short summaries on neutron stars, including information on pulsars, neutron degeneracy, pulsar examples, binary pulsars and planets around pulsars. This information links to a useful navigable 'mind map' dealing with concepts in physics.

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Remnant of Chinese Supernova

http://chandra.harvard.edu/press/01_releases/press_011001.html

Scientists using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory have found new evidence that a pulsar in the constellation of Sagittarius was created when a massive star exploded, witnessed by Chinese astronomers in the year 386 AD.

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Princeton Pulsar Group

http://physics.princeton.edu/pulsar/K1JT/

Princeton University's site on pulsars, including a definition of pulsars, multimedia and telescopic images, and links to other web data.

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Neutron Stars and X-ray Binaries

http://chandra.harvard.edu/xray_sources/neutron_stars.html

An accessible summary of neutron stars and X-ray binaries, presented by the Chandra X-ray Observatory. Includes a questions and answers section and a selection of images.

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Neutron Stars and Supernovae

http://zebu.uoregon.edu/~soper/NeutronStars/nsandsn.html

Brief look at the evidence connecting neutron stars with supernovae.

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Neutron Stars

http://csep10.phys.utk.edu/astr162/lect/neutron/neutron.html

Overview of what is known about neutron stars, including a discussion of X-ray bursters.

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Neutron Stars

http://www.astronomy.ohio-state.edu/~ryden/ast162_5.html

This site provides a concise definition and description of neutron stars. Suitable for university students.

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Neutron Star Theory Group at UNAM

http://www.astroscu.unam.mx/neutrones/home.html

Includes a small collection of neutron star images and other resources.

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Neutron Star

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neutron_star

Article from Wikipedia on this remnant that can result from the gravitational collapse of a massive star.

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Little Green Men, White Dwarfs or Pulsars?

http://www.bigear.org/vol1no1/burnell.htm

A personal account by Jocelyn Bell Burnell on the discovery of pulsars.

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Jodrell Bank Observatory: Pulsar Research

http://www.jb.man.ac.uk/~pulsar/index.html

As one of the research groups of the Jodrell Bank Observatory, we form part of the Department of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Manchester, in the United Kingdom. We have many collaborations with other research groups across the world and, in particular, with the ATNF with whom we are the main partners in the Parkes Multibeam Pulsar Survey

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Introduction to Neutron Stars

http://www.astro.umd.edu/~miller/nstar.html#basics

An accessible introduction to neutron stars that includes details on their life cycles as well as detailed information on neutron star variants such as x-ray and gamma ray bursters.

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Black Holes and Neutron Stars

http://www.eclipse.net/~cmmiller/BH/blkmain.html

This site offers a non-technical discussion about black holes and neutron stars. Topics include what they are, how they form, how we detect them, FAQs and a links page.

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Atmospheres of Neutron Stars

http://www.ioffe.rssi.ru/astro/Stars/

An interactive archive of neutron star atmosphere models, for advanced students and researchers.

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A Tutorial on Radio Pulsars

http://www.jb.man.ac.uk/~pulsar/Education/Tutorial/tut/tut.html

A tutorial from the Australia Telescope National Facility, Parkes, New South Wales

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A Gravitationally Powered Oscillatory Pulsar Model

http://www.s-4.com/pulsar

Proposed advanced theory of mainstream pulsars being oscillatory and powered by gravitational contraction, rather than rotary.

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