• Question: are humans partly made out of stars?

    Asked by hmeb to Fiona, Jane, Joanna, Michelle, William on 15 Jun 2010 in Categories: .
    • Photo: Fiona Randall

      Fiona Randall answered on 14 Jun 2010:

      how cool would that be if we were?!

    • Photo: Jane Henry

      Jane Henry answered on 14 Jun 2010:

      Yes, a physicist could elaborate.

    • Photo: Michelle Murphy

      Michelle Murphy answered on 14 Jun 2010:

      both are made out of carbon so in a strange sort of sense I guess they are similar

    • Photo: Joanna Brooks

      Joanna Brooks answered on 14 Jun 2010:

      I would say no. Humans are made of mainly water and carbon.

    • Photo: William Davies

      William Davies answered on 15 Jun 2010:

      We certainly share some of the same basic ingredients, notably hydrogen.