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Supernova Remnants and Galactic Geysers

Lecture no. 18 from the course: The Life and Death of Stars

Supernova Remnants and Galactic Geysers

Taught by Professor Keivan G. Stassun | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Explore amazing images of the remnants of supernova explosions, charting how these cosmic catastrophes unfold as if in slow motion. Expanding clouds of supernova debris can trigger new star formation nearby and even carve enormous chimney-like structures in a galaxy.


May 19, 2019