Neuron Star

Star-brain with a comparable density to a Neutron Star

Neuron Star
Image from Steve Bowers
Lethe - a Neuron Star

A neutron star used for processing, as part of whole of an archailect-level mind. The exact nature of the processing substrate that is used in such a mind is not fully understood, and may use magmatter, quark matter and/or some other form of exotic matter in various ways.

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Text by Damien Broderick, in Anders Sandberg's Transhuman Terminology
Amended by Steve Bowers
Initially published on 09 December 2001.