• Question: Do the stars move or shrink?

    Asked by H2005 to Chris on 18 Mar 2016.
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      Chris Conselice answered on 18 Mar 2016:

      Yes, they can do both.

      Stars move through space, as does the Sun, and some stars will become white dwarfs over time or neutron stars, which are considerably smaller than their original structure.