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Scientists Say Neutron Star's Magnetic Field Is Most Powerful Yet Discovered In Universe

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May 21, 1998
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University Of Alabama In Huntsville
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The most intense magnetic field ever found in the universe has been observed around a neutron star 40,000 light years from Earth, according to an international team of astronomers led by scientists working at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.


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