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Imagine the Universe: Life Cycles of Stars

Life Cycles of Stars

Information and Activity Books

K-8 Poster

Grades K-8

9-12 Poster

Grades 9-12

Supplemental Information

Each of us is made from star stuff. But how are stars formed? Take a closer look at the life cycles of stars and learn where stars come from, how they’ve changed, and what happens to stars when their lives come to an end. Find out about your connection to the cosmos.
Credit: NASA eClips


A service of the High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC), Dr. Andy Ptak (Director), within the Astrophysics Science Division (ASD) at NASA/GSFC

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