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Rocks around the clock: Asteroids pound tiny star


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http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/02/140220095003.htm


 


 


Scientists have found evidence that a tiny star called PSR J0738-4042 is being pounded by asteroids -- large lumps of rock from space. The environment around this star is especially harsh, full of radiation and violent winds of particles.


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