Destination the Sun
This book explores the Sun, the center of our solar system, and our main source of energy and life. Young students will find out about the Sun s boiling surface and its flares of hot gas that reach out thousands of miles into space. There is much to be discovered in this fascinating book.
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asteroid belt astronomers atoms blast bursts called a supernova called spicules collide convective zone coronal mass ejection denser disk distance dwarf planets Earth and winter Earth’s seasons EINSTEIN’S energy enormous gravity filter to block fuse galaxy gas and dust GILES SPARROW half of Earth Heliospheric Observatory hot plasma bubbles hydrogen jets of plasma Jupiter lets out vast LITTLE ICE AGE loops million km million miles Moon nebula neutron North Pole nuclear fusion orbit the Sun outer layer photosphere planets formed Pluto and Eris probe’s camera proton radiation radiative zone reach Earth red giant RIPPLED RISE AND SET ship’s shoot SOH-ler SOHO Solar and Heliospheric solar cycle solar eclipse solar flare solar system solar wind South Pole southern half spaceship stream of plasma Sun will swell Sun’s core Sun’s corona Sun’s equator Sun’s magnetic field Sun’s strong heat Sun’s surface temperature triple particle ultraviolet light Uranus Venus white dwarf