Lesson: Fusion in StarsPhysics
In this lesson, we will learn how to describe the process of nuclear fusion in stars and supernovas, and the elements that are produced.
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Worksheet: 10 Questions • 4 Videos
Once the hydrogen in the core of a star runs out, what element does the star begin to fuse next?
Nuclear fusion only happens in the of a star, where the and are high enough to allow nuclear fusion to occur.
Once the hydrogen and the helium in the core of a star runs out, what element does the star begin to fuse next?