When do stars not follow the rules? When those stars have friends! Join Andrew Nine and Zach Pace for a quick taste of some stellar pulsation astrophysics!
Do stars really twinkle? And if so, why?
Join Dan and Zach today to learn what could possibly cause a star’s light to dim by a whopping 80 percent.
Jacqueline Goldstein and Erika K. Carlson talk about what our Sun might look like near the end of its life, and how a recent photograph of the surface of an aging star – taken using multiple telescopes – gives us a clue. Source: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/12/171220131710.htm
This week on Radio Astronomy, Jacqueline Goldstein and Erin Boettcher discuss the birth of stars from stellar nurseries: large, dusty, gaseous clouds in which young stars condense and form.
This week on Radio Astronomy, Zach Pace and Jacqueline Goldstein discuss how astronomers are using the chemical compositions of stars to find out where the stars came from.