Stars in Middle Age
Lecture no. 14 from the course: The Life and Death of Stars
Taught by Professor Keivan G. Stassun | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Delve deeper into the lessons of the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram, introduced in Lecture 9. One of its most important features is the main sequence curve, along which most stars are found for most of their lives. Focus on the nuclear reactions occurring inside stars during this stable period.