Science Trek

The Sun: Sun Basics

Special | 5m 44s

The sun is a medium sized dwarf star in the Milky Way galaxy and it is what fuels all life on our planet. Find out how the sun was formed, what its layers are, and how it impacts life here on Earth.

Aired: 09/05/17

Rating: TV-G

Video has closed captioning.

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