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Aurora Effect from Galactic Wind?

The Solar Wind creates auroras due to interactions with Earth's Magnetic Field. Do we witness any similar effects from the Galactic Wind interaction with the Sun's Magnetic Field?
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How the mass loss rate by stellar wind is calculated for massive stars?

I have been searching for some examples about the different rates at which massive stars lose their mass by stellar wind, but I haven't been able to get anything other for the sun. To be more ...
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Mass loss in Red Giants via dusty-winds and chromosphere activity

I'm reading some literature on mass loss in the RGB/AGB branches and so far I'm getting a lot of information regarding mass loss via dusty-winds/pulsations but almost no explanation of mass loss by ...
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Stellar winds from neutron stars

It seems that this question has not really been explored in the literature. Do isolated neutron stars (which do not accrete material) emit stellar wind? If yes, what composition would it have? If yes, ...