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science.howstuffworks.com/star6.htm

... looking at? Learn what stars are and how they live and die! ... At some point after this, the core will become hot enough to cause the helium to fuse into carbon.

discoverykids.com/articles/what-happens-when-stars-run-out-of-fuel

How do stars die? ... This is what happens when a normal-sized star dies. ... The star's gravity causes it to collapse, and then it explodes into a supernova. What's  ...

www.thoughtco.com/why-stars-burn-and-star-death-2698853

Why Do Stars Burn and What Happens When They Die? ... to helium, and to some heavier elements, it takes more and more heat to cause the nuclear fusion.

www.universetoday.com/24186/how-does-a-star-die

Jan 26, 2009 ... Secondly, and more commonly, the core of the star can still be surrounded by some layers of hydrogen, which continue to fuse and cause the ...

www.esa.int/esaKIDSen/SEM976WJD1E_OurUniverse_0.html

Most stars take millions of years to die. When a star like the Sun has burned all of its hydrogen fuel, it expands to become a red giant. This may be millions of ...

thescienceexplorer.com/universe/many-ways-star-can-die

Oct 13, 2015 ... On closer inspection, we can predict the unique fate for each star, ... Eventually, the internal pressure causes a region to condense into a hot, ...

spacen14.imascientist.org.uk/2014/11/19/what-causes-a-star-to-die

Nov 19, 2014 ... Heather Campbell answered on 19 Nov 2014: Its basically when the star runs out of fuel to keep it going. If we take a star like our sun then:

www.quora.com/What-causes-the-death-of-a-star

Death of a star can happen in many ways depending on the type of stars you are talking about. ... Stars with mass less than or equal to the mass of our Sun usually "die" a peaceful death. By peaceful I mean that when they have burned all of ...

www.quora.com/How-does-a-star-die

For most sun-like stars, the core never gets hot enough to burn carbon, yet the helium burning releases a large amount of energy. This causes the star to expand ...