How Binary Star Systems Form
Special | 42m 59s
Ben Tofflemire, Graduate Student in the Department of Astronomy at UW-Madison, explains how single stars form and why planets form around the stars. Tofflemire discusses the formation of pairs of stars, or binary stars, and the role of planets in binary star systems.
Aired: 11/08/16Video has closed captioning.
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