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Star Fuel – Nuclear Fusion

The sun has been around for 4.603 billion years, about one third of the entire duration of the universe. With a mass 330,000 times greater than Earth and a radius 108 times larger (source), the sun is a very massive object (though not that large when compared to other stars). Have you ever wondered whatContinue reading “Star Fuel – Nuclear Fusion” Continue reading

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ESO Spots Largest Hypergiant Star

The European Southern Observatory has found a very large star and it is now one of the ten largest stars …

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