Taurus X-1

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The second X-ray source to be discovered, during a 1963 sounding-rocket flight, and the first to be identified optically. The X-ray emission originates from the pulsar at the heart of the Crab Nebula supernova remnant.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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