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The Dynamics of Star Formation

Lecture no. 6 from the course: The Life and Death of Stars

The Dynamics of Star Formation

Taught by Professor Keivan G. Stassun | 27 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Hundreds of stars can form inside a single cloud of collapsing gas and dust. Zoom in on the intricate details of this process. First, watch a computer simulation of star formation. Then, see how double, triple, and other gravitationally bound combinations of stars arise.


April 30, 2016
Don't be put off by his soft spoken style. He knows his stuff and can teach it really well.