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Neutron stars have always been fascinating to me. Here's a handy little infographic explaining them.

Science and Technology Infographics - July 2013

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13 Scientific Facts That Will Amaze You

The pressure that exists in the core of a neutron star is so dense and strong, scientists think it may be very similar to the conditions of the Big Bang.

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♥ Neutron Stars Despite the fact a neutron star is only about 13 miles (20km) in diameter it is about 1.5 times more massive than the sun. (Illustration: NASA/CXC/M.Weiss) Larger version: http://chandra.si.edu/resources/illustrations/infographics.html Related Link: http://chandra.si.edu/xray_sources/neutron_stars.html

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Magnetars are a special form of Neutron star with the most powerful magnetic fields in the Universe. Bite-sized, mind blowing space facts about the Universe and the cosmos. Whether you're new to astronomy / astrophysics or not, check us out @ https://www.instagram.com/thespacekiosk/ Image: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

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