Chandrasekhar Limit - Universe Today
[/caption] When a human puts on too much weight, there is an increased risk of heart attack; when a white dwarf star puts on too much weight (i.e. adds mass), there is the mother of all fatal heart attacks, a supernova explosion. The greatest mass a white dwarf star can have before it goes supernova … Continue reading "Chandrasekhar Limit"
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