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L'objet W49B abriterait le trou noir le plus récemment formé de la galaxie

La supernova qui a formé le rémanent de supernova W49B aurait créé il y environ 1 000 ans le trou noir le plus récent de la Voie Lactée. Crédit photo : NASA/CXC/MIT/L.Lopez/Palomar-Caltech/NSF/NRAO/VLA.

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Merging Galaxies Bursting With Light - NGC 2207 and IC 2163 Just like our Milky Way galaxy, NGC 2207 and IC 2163 are sprinkled with many star systems known as X-ray binaries, which consist of a star in a tight orbit around either a neutron star or a stella astronomicalwonders.tumblr.com

"Did I ever tell you about the time the moon fell out of the night sky and he went looking for her?" | Chiara Bautista

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Neutron stars are the densest and smallest stars known to exist in the universe; with a radius of only about 12–13 km (7 mi), they can have a mass of about twice that of the Sun.

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Inside a #NeutronStar.   the source : http://www.space.com/22078-inside-neutron-stars-graphic.html

Science and Technology Infographics - July 2013

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A Hubble Space Telescope photo of a rapidly spinning neutron star, also known as a pulsar. This is the pulsar at the centre of the Crab Nebula in the X-ray spectrum from the Chandray X-Ray telescope. You can see the pulsar at the centre of the whirling clouds of dust with a high speed jet exiting toward the bottom,

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