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A neutron star in a binary star system is spewing matter into space at nearly the speed of light.
Published: January 29, 2004
New evidence points to binary stars producing planetary nebulae.
Published: January 22, 2004
Scientists discover an extrasolar planet's magnetic field is creating sunspots on its parent star.
Published: January 17, 2004
For the first time, astronomers uncover a companion star among a supernova's remains.
Published: January 11, 2004
Space telescopes spy ancient galaxy clusters in the young universe, shedding light on the years following the Big Bang.
Published: January 5, 2004
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