These stars are categorized as variable stars, stars that change brightness, which make up half the stars in the universe.
Working in a campus science building basement laboratory (where else would you put future scientists), they analyzed the collected data to make their discoveries.
Fritz and Barton are among nine high school students and two high school physics teachers conducting physics research at SMU through the QuarkNet program. QuarkNet is a physics teacher development program with 50 centers at U.S. universities and national laboratories.
– Ex astris, scientia –
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