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  • Star-forming region is a lecture and an article on an aspect of stellar astronomy and regional astronomy. It is part of the astronomy course on the principles
    7 KB (363 words) - 20:41, 17 April 2016
  • Star fission is a lecture and an article about a specific theory from astrophysics for the origin of binary or multiple star systems. It is an original
    6 KB (475 words) - 04:26, 5 June 2016
  • seeks to brief the process of a star's evolution. Stellar evolution can be described as the life and death of a star. A period that can last from a few
    5 KB (830 words) - 23:31, 6 April 2015
  • Maanen's star? If the sole influence on Van Maanen's star is another star at the Sun's distance and mass, directly behind Van Maanen's star in the plane
    13 KB (1,426 words) - 01:43, 5 July 2016
  • Stars (section Sun (star))
    hermitary star, is called a solitary star. Def. a separate, distinct, or individual star from others in a group is called a single star. A solitary star differs
    47 KB (5,232 words) - 00:13, 25 April 2016
  • This laboratory is an activity for you to classify a star of your choice using its X-ray characteristics. While it is part of the astronomy course principles
    27 KB (3,493 words) - 02:54, 27 June 2016
  • spectral class G star? 40. Complete the text: 41. Which of the following is a spectral class S star? 42. The Sun as a star has what geographical
    17 KB (921 words) - 01:57, 18 April 2016
  • Star fission is the splitting of a star at a critical angular momentum, or period in its history, with the consequence of zero-age contact in the resultant
    96 KB (11,546 words) - 21:14, 17 April 2016
  • around a center of gravitational attraction, such as a white dwarf, neutron star, or black hole. As the gas spirals in, it becomes hot and emits light or
    40 KB (7,090 words) - 03:46, 30 June 2014
  • A star-forming region is a region of the celestial sphere within which predominately very young stellar objects (YSOs) are located and their formation
    96 KB (11,774 words) - 18:36, 6 July 2016
  • and applet-simulations to introduce the concepts associated with Binary Star systems and the search for Extrasolar Planets (exoplanets for short). This
    23 KB (3,459 words) - 10:44, 17 August 2015
  • arrow leading out from it. The various symbols are circle with an arrow (a star), red square (a nebular, PN or SNR), red plus (HII region), red diamond (IR
    11 KB (1,362 words) - 02:49, 5 June 2016
  • "A star is a massive, luminous sphere of plasma held together by gravity." Main source: Astronomy A nomy (Latin nomia) is a "system of laws governing
    37 KB (3,913 words) - 02:25, 18 April 2016
  • systems are formed by a normal star and a compact object, a black hole or a neutron star, which accretes mass from the star. Other components conform a microquasar:
    7 KB (1,159 words) - 18:10, 5 March 2016
  • Since Cassiopeia (constellation) and Ursa Major are w:circumpolar_star constellations they are an ideal first target to finding constellations and learning
    1 KB (213 words) - 16:35, 7 March 2010
  • Betelgeuse is a lecture and an article about the star Betelgeuse. It is in a series of lectures from the astronomy department on stars and stellar configurations
    9 KB (584 words) - 23:55, 15 May 2016
  • Vega is a lecture and an article about the star Vega. It is in a series of lectures from the astronomy department on stars and stellar configurations.
    8 KB (552 words) - 00:57, 16 May 2016
  • from the star system perpendicular to its orbit." "The alignment we're seeing for these bipolar nebulae indicates something bizarre about star systems
    130 KB (16,254 words) - 17:11, 18 May 2016
  • dramatic phase in a star’s life." Main source: Astronomy The image at the right "shows the light from three planets orbiting a star 120 light-years
    89 KB (11,074 words) - 23:24, 22 May 2016
  • binaries or multiple star systems, it is likely that the Sun may have been a member of a binary system or even a multiple star system at some time in
    98 KB (11,395 words) - 12:09, 25 June 2016

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