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published by the Goddard Space Flight Center
This web page describes the life cycle of stars. It gives a brief explanation of stellar evolution on the main sequence and includes links to more information about four final stellar states. Images illustrate stellar birth and death.

The web page is part of the NASA Web Site for the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP).
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Stars
= Stellar Evolution
- High School
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Photograph
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- General Publics
- Learners
- text/html
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Does not have a copyright, license, or other use restriction.
Keywords:
black hole, dwarf stars, stellar birth, stellar death, supernova
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created June 7, 2010 by Foha Rafiq
Record Updated:
June 9, 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 December 19, 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 19 December 2014).
MLA Format
WMAP's Universe: The Life and Death of Stars. Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center, 2010. 16 Apr. 2010. 19 Dec. 2014 <http://map.gsfc.nasa.gov/universe/rel_stars.html>.
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