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Astronomy Cast

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences 11
Science & Medicine 40

Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.

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Ep. 191: Chandrasekhar

May 24th, 2010

Episode 223 of 489 episodes

The first half of the 20th Century was a productive time for astronomy, with theorists working out much of the science that we take for granted today. One of these astronomy stars was Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, who determined the maximum mass of a white dwarf star.

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