Pulsars

  • What is a pulsar?

  • What is a millisecond pulsar?

  • How do pulsars evolve?

  • What is a neutron star?

  • What is the binary pulsar known as PSR 1913+16?

  • What is the pulsar known as the "Black Widow"?

  • Planets around the pulsar PSR 1257+12?

  • Check out the pulsar page maintained by the Princeton pulsar group.

    Read Jocelyn Bell Burnell's story of discovery of pulsars.

    See the Royal Greenwich Observatory's leaflet on pulsars.


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