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61. 

A huge X-Ray burst from outer space has been detected by which telescope?

[A]. Hubble
[B]. Webb
[C]. NICER
[D]. Compton

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

NASA's NICER (Neutron Star Interior Composition Explorer) telescope detected a sudden spike of X- Rays. The spike was caused by a massive thermo nuclear flash on the surface of a pulsar.

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