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Questions about the conjectureed hybrid star, consisting of a red (super)giant with a neutron star at its core.

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Can a Thorne-Żytkow object be the progenitor of a modern quasi-star?

I was reading some Wikipedia articles about astronomy, and came across an interesting line: The neutron star may also accrete sufficient material to collapse into a black hole. Now, here is my ...