The Boundary Between Black Holes & Neutron Stars

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The Boundary Between Black Holes & Neutron Stars

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When we detected the very first gravitational wave, a new window was opened to the mysteries of the universe. We knew we’d see things previously thought impossible. And we just did – an object on the boundary between neutron stars and black holes, which promises to reveal the secrets of both.

Hosted by Matt O’Dowd
Written by Matt O’Dowd
Graphics by Leonardo Scholzer, Yago Ballarini, & Pedro Osinski
Directed by: Andrew Kornhaber
Camera Operator: Bahaar Gholipour
Executive Producers: Eric Brown & Andrew Kornhaber

Previous Episodes Referenced:
Ligo’s First Detection of Gravitational Waves:
The Future of Gravitational Waves:
How to build a black hole
Strange Stars –

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