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Fraser
2009-Feb-10, 06:50 PM
NASA's Swift satellite and Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have keyed in on a rowdy*stellar remnant 30,000 light-years away. The object,*already known as a source of pulsing*radio and X-ray signals, lies in the southern constellation Norma. It kicked out some moderate eruptions in October, but then it settled down again. Late last month, it roared to [...]

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