Some articles on pulsar kick, pulsars, pulsar:
... It is generally accepted today that the average pulsar kick ranges from 200–500 km/s ... However, some pulsars have a much greater velocity ... An extremely convincing example of a pulsar kick can be seen in the guitar nebula, where the bow shock generated by the pulsar moving relative to the supernova remnant nebula has been observed ...
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