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Exploring Universe


Fusion a process in which the nuclei of atoms are joined
Main Sequence Star that is located in a band that runs from upper left to lower right in the H-R diagram
Nebula Huge, cool, dark clouds of gases and dust, where stars form
Nova a star that briefly becomes thousands of times brighter than normal, happens during the death of some stars
SuperNova one of the most violent explosions known in the universe. Light is as bright a billions of stars combined, happens during the death of some stars
Galaxy a large system of stars
Galactic Cluster When galaxies occur in groups
Refracting Telescope uses glass lenses to gather light and magnify objects
Reflecting Telescope uses mirrors to gather light and magnify objects
Created by: melissa.vaughn