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Why the Stellar Life Cycle Matters

Lecture no. 1 from the course: The Life and Death of Stars

Why the Stellar Life Cycle Matters

Taught by Professor Keivan G. Stassun | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

View the life cycle of a star in its broadest context, seeing how stars serve as agents of alchemy, transforming the simplest element—hydrogen—into the panoply of heavier elements that compose life and all other material objects in the universe.

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f********m
February 8, 2019
Excellent!

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g********m
January 29, 2019
The speaker could not keep my attention. Although a PhD college professor, it felt like I was listening to kindergarten teacher telling a story just prior to nap time.

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j********m
January 10, 2019
Ignore the arrogant comments of some reviewers. This is an excellent lecture.

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