comparison of black holes to neutron stars

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Hudson 1 Matt Hudson Mr. Richard W. Knobel, Sr. English 1020 October 8, 2007 The stark physical contrast between black holes and neutron stars does not change the fact that they are quite similar. This can first be seen by comparing the similar enery densities for both of the super giants. Looking further, the accretion, or inward pull of objects, is noted. Finally, both have almost the exact same rediative timescales. These similarities are all components that all lead to the deduction that black holes and neutron stars are similar. Both super giants have similar energy densities. Energy is mainly based off the mass of an object; the mass more an object has, the more energy it has because E=mc^2. While studying this association between mass and gravity, a German astrophysicist Karl Schwarschild began too wonder what would happen if there were an object with an immense amount of mass (Science.Nasa.gov 1). In his studies he found that this would lead to the formation of something he called a black hole. Neutron stars are not the most massive objects in the universe, second
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