Dark Secrets of The Sun
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Dark Secrets of The Sun
Now, scientists are seeing the sun as they never have before. It may help us predict and track solar storms. The sun contains 99.9 percent of all the matter in our solar system and sheds hot plasma at nearly a million miles an hour. The temperature at its core is a staggering 27 million degrees Fahrenheit. Now, scientists are seeing the sun as they never have before and even recreating what happens at its very center in labs here on Earth. Their work will help us understand aspects of the sun that have puzzled scientists for decades. But more critically, it may help us predict and track solar storms. More
Ends
31 Oct 2020
Duration
45 Minutes
Classification
G
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