Image credits (from top): The Eagle Nebula, NASA and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA); The Pleiades or Seven Sisters, NASA, ESA and AURA/Caltech; V838 Monocerotis, NASA, the Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STScI) and ESA; The Helix Nebula, NASA, NOAO, ESA, the Hubble Helix Nebula Team, M Meixner (STScI) and T A Rector (NRAO); The Crab Nebula, NASA and STScI.
Video Extracts from How I Wonder What You Are:
The Birth, Life and Death of Stars
by Dr Paul Ruffle
Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, University of Manchester
Video extracts via YouTube from How I Wonder What You Are: The Birth, Life and Death of Stars given at the Foundation for Art and Creative Technology in Liverpool during their Knowledge Lives Everywhere exhibition in May 2011.