Jason Shilling Kendall: Citizen Astronomer

William Paterson University
Amateur Astronomers Association of New York

William Paterson University

Jason Kendall is adjunct instructor of Astronomy at William Paterson University.


Jason is teaching one section of General Astronomy in the Fall of 2019:

Online Introductory Astronomy Class

CRN: 44146, PHYS 1700-81, Online lectures and laboratory activities.

Modules: Home | Videos | Books | Labs | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14


Module 6: Stellar Evolution and Death

Videos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4

Supplement the videos with readings from "OpenStax Astronomy"


Astronomy Lesson 06_03: Core-Collapse Supernovae

When massive stars die, they go out with a huge bang. They seed the cosmos with their remains. The process by which they die is catastrophic and astonishing.

Video List

06_01: Evolution of Solar Mass Stars
06_02: The Evolution of High Mass Stars
06_03: Core-Collapse Supernovae
06_04: Supernova Remnants

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