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Title: Cataclysmic Variables
Url: http://imagine.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/science/know_l2/cataclysmic_variabl...
Publisher: United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Description: Produced by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, this website presents the reader with fundamental information about cataclysmic variables, a binary system with a white dwarf and a normal star. It also explains their link to novae and x-ray emission mechanisms.
LC Classification: Science -- Astronomy -- Descriptive astronomy -- Stars -- Double and multiple stars. Binary systems
Science -- Astronomy -- Descriptive astronomy -- Stars -- Other particular types of stars, A-Z -- Dwarf novae
Science -- Astronomy -- Descriptive astronomy -- Stars -- Other particular types of stars, A-Z -- White dwarfs
Science -- Astronomy -- Descriptive astronomy -- Stars -- Variable stars. Algol systems -- Cataclysmic variable stars
Science -- Astronomy -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Physics
Science -- Astronomy
Science -- Space sciences
Key Concept: Astronomy -- Binary stars
Astronomy -- Stars
Astronomy -- Variable stars
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
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Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-01-11 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-12-29 10:41:22 (W3C-DTF)
Source: comPADRE  comPADRE
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