The Sweltering Sun

By Brock Hedstrom

About it

  • What is it?
  • How big... Heavy?
  • Distance from Earth

What the Sun is made of...

INSIDE

  • 27,000,000 - Core - 150x more dense than water
  • 3.5 million - Radiative Zone
  • 3.5 million - Convective Zone


OUTSIDE
  • 10,000 - Photosphere
  • 3.5 million - Corona - Plasma rays
Big image

What is a Solar Flare on the Sun?

  • Magnetic energy gets realesed
Big image

Why is the Sun is IMPORTANT to us?

Don't Worry!!

  • The Sun will keep shining on the Earth for another 5.5 billion years!

Works Cited

Works Cited

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