Secrets of the Sun: A Closer Look at Our Star

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Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 2000 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
Thrilling firsthand accounts of space explorations show how much ground we're gaining on the last frontier. Young space enthusiasts are part of the team as scientists explore the birthplace of stars and planets, the possible existence of extraterrestrials and more.

From sunspots to solar winds, activity on the Sun influences life on Earth. Here's the latest look at how astronomers use telescopes and cameras to study this massive ball of gas.

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Contents

O Disappearing Act
11
Capturing the Crown
29
Q Fireworks from the Sun
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