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Stories by Jan van Paradijs

  • The Secret Lives of Stars | Space X-Ray Binaries

    X-Ray Binaries

    In these systems, ultradense neutron stars feed on their more sedate companions. Such stellar cannibalism produces brilliant outpourings of x-rays and drastically alters the evolution of both stars

    September 1, 2004 |

  • November 1993 | Space X-ray Binaries

    X-ray Binaries

    In these systems, ultradense neutron stars feed on their more sedate companions. Such stellar cannibalism produces brilliant outpourings of x-rays and drastically alters the evolution of both stars

    November 1, 1993 |

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