Mystery Astronomical Object May Be a 'Black Neutron Star'
PASADENA, CALIFORNIA — Astronomers have long wondered what lies within the so-called mass gap between black holes and neutron stars. The largest known neutron star is 2.5 times the size of our Sun,..
Astronomers witness ‘monster star’ mysteriously disappearing into darkness
Astronomers have observed a “monster star” mysteriously disappearing into darkness in a nearby galaxy. Located more than 70 million light-years away in the constellation of Aquarius, this star is..
In A First, Astronomers May Have Seen Light Explosion From Colliding Black Holes
Scientists have observed a black hole collision that appears to have produced a flash of light.