Dr. Anna Żytkow is an astrophysicist who, together with Prof. Kip Thorne (scientific consultant for the film Interstellar), developed a theoretical model for a new star type, the Thorne–Żytkow object (TŻO) which contains either a neutron star or a black hole core at the center of a stellar envelope. Come along to learn more about her fascinating work and astrophysics in general.
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