Lunar and Planetary Institute






Stellar Evolution
Content Resources for the Pre-Service Educator

Stars at StarChild
Stars and the lives of stars are explained for 5-8 graders, complete with glossary terms linked and questions.

Cassiopeia A Timeline
The Cassiopeia A Timeline tells the story of the death of a giant star. It is written from a historical perspective, interwoven with the progression of astronomy-related events and technology that have given us the knowledge we have about stellar evolution.

Life Cycles of Stars
Posters, booklets, and powerpoints on the properties and evolution of stars.

Astronomy Picture of the Day
NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day website contains images and links to exciting astronomical discoveries and observations. It also includes a searchable directory and glossary of astronomical phenomena.