Name: john a munro
Date: 1993 - 1999
What is the biggest star known?
I am not sure that anyone knows for sure. It depends on what stage of
the star's life. When a star has exhausted it fuel, it becomes a red giant.
Beutelguese is an example of this size. Black holes are the collapsed core of
large stars and none knows what is the heaviest of these. There are so many sta rs that we cannot
be sure we have looked at all of them.
Samuel P Bowen
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