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published by the Goddard Space Flight Center
This NASA site describes how stars live and die. It explains stellar life on the "main sequence" and includes links to four different ways a star can die. Images illustrate stellar birth and death.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Stars
= Stellar Evolution
- High School
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Photograph
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- Learners
- General Publics
- text/html
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: Does not have a copyright, license, or other use restriction.
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Keywords: black hole, dwarf stars, stellar birth, stellar death, supernova
Record Creator: Metadata instance created June 7, 2010 by Foha Rafiq
Record Updated: Jun 09, 2010 by Bruce Mason
Last Update
when Cataloged:
April 16, 2010
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AIP Format
(Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2010), WWW Document, (http://map.gsfc.nasa.gov/universe/rel_stars.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
WMAP's Universe: The Life and Death of Stars, (Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2010), <http://map.gsfc.nasa.gov/universe/rel_stars.html>.
APA Format
WMAP's Universe: The Life and Death of Stars. (2010, April 16). Retrieved November 22, 2014, from Goddard Space Flight Center: http://map.gsfc.nasa.gov/universe/rel_stars.html
Chicago Format
Goddard Space Flight Center. WMAP's Universe: The Life and Death of Stars. Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center, April 16, 2010. http://map.gsfc.nasa.gov/universe/rel_stars.html (accessed 22 November 2014).
MLA Format
WMAP's Universe: The Life and Death of Stars. Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center, 2010. 16 Apr. 2010. 22 Nov. 2014 <http://map.gsfc.nasa.gov/universe/rel_stars.html>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Title = {WMAP's Universe: The Life and Death of Stars}, Publisher = {Goddard Space Flight Center}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {22 November 2014}, Month = {April 16, 2010}, Year = {2010} }
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