Space-time Continuum

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Dragging the Space-time Continuum
Artist’s depiction of a neutron star orbiting a rapidly-spinning white dwarf. 

The white dwarf’s spin drags the very fabric of space-time around with it, causing the orbit to tumble in space.


Credit: Mark Myers, OzGrav ARC Centre of Excellence/Swinburne University of Technology.


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