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Release No.: 2005-28
For Release: Tuesday, August 30, 2005 - 8:00pm

Fastest Pulsar Speeding Out of Galaxy, Astronomers Discover

Over about 2.5 million years, Pulsar B1508+55 has moved across about a third of the night sky as seen from Earth.

Bill Saxton, NRAO/AUI/NSF