Crash Course – Astronomy – 36: Nebulae

This is the thirty-sixth video of the Crash Course – Astronomy series, hosted by Dr. Phil Plait. This video takes a closer look at emission and reflection nebulae.

From the video description:

Table of Contents:

  • Nebulae Are Clouds of Gas And/Or Dust 0:42
  • They Can Emit Light Or Reflect It 1:20
  • Elements Change Their Glow 3:31
  • Nebulae Can Create Stars 5:28
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Crash Course - Astronomy Series

Crash Course - Astronomy Series

This collection of YouTube videos is hosted by astronomer Phil Plait. It covers a vast range of astronomical topics at an introductory and approachable level.