Astronomy Cast
Astronomy Cast
Fraser Cain and Dr. Pamela Gay
Ep. 548: Stellar nucleosynthesis revisited: In stellar cores & atmospheres
31 minutes Posted Nov 25, 2019 at 9:51 am.
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548: Stellar nucleosynthesis revisited: In stellar cores & atmospheres Astronomy Cast 548: Stellar nucleosynthesis revisited: In stellar cores & atmospheres by Fraser Cain & Dr. Pamela Gay The Universe started out with hydrogen and helium and a few other elements, but all around us, there are other, more proton-rich elements. We believe these heavier elements formed in stars, but which stars? And at what points in their lives? Today we'll update our knowledge with the latest science.