This is the thirty-second video of the Crash Course – Astronomy series, hosted by Dr. Phil Plait. This video examines neutron stars, explaining how they are formed, and how they can produce the phenomena of pulsars and magnetars.
From the video description:
Table of Contents:
- A Star Can Collapse to Form a Neutron Star 0:59
- Neutron Star Characteristics 2:24
- Pulsars 5:56
- Magnetars 8:15