Tag: Pulsars

New Pulsar Images From NASA Shed Light On Geometry Of Neutron Stars

Recent images from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory revealed interesting facts on pulsar emission patterns. There were differences in the pulse beam patterns of the pulsars studied, adding credence to the theory that observed shapes and pulses have a lot do with their geometry and pulsar model.

Space January 19, 2017

Is X-Ray the Future of Communication and Navigation in Space?

The Nicer/Sextant mission, launching in 2016, will study neutron stars, and also test a new method of navigating through space - using pulsars!

Space November 20, 2014

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