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VIDEO: Discovering Dark Stars

VIDEO: Discovering Dark Stars

Credit: W.M. Keck Observatory

This is a two-part video recording of a Jan. 24, 2012, lecture by Dr. Adam Burgasser. The topic is the surging science of brown dwarfs, which blur the line betwewen stars and planets. The approximately one-hour lecture was delivered outdoors at the Fairmont Orchid on the Big Island of Hawai?i.

Part 1: Discovering Dark Stars from Keck Observatory on Vimeo.

Part 2: Discovering Dark Stars from Keck Observatory on Vimeo.