Universe  ID: 20268

NICER Lensing

The Neutron star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER) mission will study neutron stars, the densest known objects in the cosmos. These neutron star animations and graphics highlight some of their unique characteristics.

For more information about NICER visit: nasa.gov/nicer.

 

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Animation Credits

Walt Feimer (KBRwyle): Lead Animator
Lisa Poje (USRA): Animator
Clare Skelly (NASA/GSFC): Producer
Please give credit for this item to:
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

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Mission:
Neutron star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER)

Keywords:
SVS >> Galaxy
SVS >> Neutron Star
SVS >> X-ray
SVS >> Black Hole
SVS >> Gamma Ray Burst
SVS >> Astrophysics
SVS >> Universe
SVS >> Pulsar
SVS >> Space
SVS >> Blazar
SVS >> Supernova
SVS >> Star
NASA Science >> Universe
SVS >> NICER