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Fraser
2005-Dec-07, 11:43 PM
SUMMARY: Shortly after the Big Bang, it's believed that all the matter in the Universe was broken up into its smallest components. But astronomers believe that some of this original material may be created again inside very dense neutron starts. Using the XMM-Newton space telescope, a team of astronomers are attempting to calculate the "compactness" of several neutron stars - to see if they go beyond the density of normal matter.

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