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Fraser
2014-Feb-18, 11:20 PM
One of the fastest-moving pulsars ever observed is spewing out a record-breaking jet of high-energy particles that stretches 37 light years in length the longest object in the Milky Way galaxy. “We’ve never seen an object that moves this fast and also produces a jet,” said Lucia Pavan of the University of Geneva in […]

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