The sun -- and what we need to know to understand it.
- We would like to know how hot the sun is, with a better answer than the obvious one.
- We would like to know what it is made of.
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- We know about the sun from the light it emits, so we should understand something about
[Cf. CM Chapters 3 and 4.] (We covered the first six topics)
Updated 2 October 2007
Davison E. Soper, Institute of Theoretical Science,
University of Oregon, Eugene OR 97403 USA