PBS Space Time

Strange Stars

Special | 9m 58s  | Video has closed captioning.

What happens when matter can’t get any denser yet somehow does? The answer - it becomes strange. Strange Stars may be the most massive stellar remnant that is just shy of forming a black hole. And they could be even cooler than black holes.

Aired: 03/01/17

Rating: NR


Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning