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2009-Nov-06, 04:30 PM
Imagine an object with the mass of the Sun, crushed down to the size of Manhattan. Now set that object spinning hundreds of times a second, blasting out powerful beams of radiation like a lighthouse. That's a pulsar, one of the most exotic objects in the Universe.Click here to download the episode.Or subscribe to: astronomycast.com/podcast.xml [...]

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