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"Quiet" Star Wasn't Quiet After All, Say Scientists At National Space Science And Technology Center

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July 9, 2002
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NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center
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For more than two years the star was "quiet." Or so scientists thought. But the X-ray pulsar EXO 2030+375 was abuzz with activity. Scientists simply lacked the ability to "hear" it over the hum of a nearby black hole.

For more than two years the star was "quiet." Or so scientists thought. But the X-ray pulsar EXO 2030+375 was abuzz with activity. Scientists simply lacked the ability to "hear" it over the hum of a nearby black hole.


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NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center. ""Quiet" Star Wasn't Quiet After All, Say Scientists At National Space Science And Technology Center." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 9 July 2002. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/07/020709054641.htm>.
NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center. (2002, July 9). "Quiet" Star Wasn't Quiet After All, Say Scientists At National Space Science And Technology Center. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 20, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/07/020709054641.htm
NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center. ""Quiet" Star Wasn't Quiet After All, Say Scientists At National Space Science And Technology Center." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/07/020709054641.htm (accessed April 20, 2014).

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