Sky and Telescope - July 2017 - 17
STELLAR CORPSES The leftover, compressed cores of stars
gone supernova, neutron stars often have extreme magnetic
ﬁelds, some of which give rise to ﬂares and jets. They have
surface temperatures on the order of a million kelvin.
ESO / L. Calçada
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