Australasian Science: Australia's authority on science since 1938

How to Make a MegaStar

Big Bang

.

By Peter Barnes

Astronomers are still largely in the dark when it comes to understanding how the most massive stars form, but they are now pursuing several new strategies to solve this enduring mystery.

Peter Barnes is an Assistant Scientist in the Astronomy Department at the University of Florida.

To view this article subscribe or purchase a yearly pass here.