Solar Empire: Death of the Sun

In 5 billion years, the sun will expand and glow a hot red. The sun will expel destructive winds and gases millions of miles into space. Learn more about the death of the sun on the Learning Channel's "Solar Empire."


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Space School: Pluto

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The Planets: The Sun and Solar Wind

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Space School: Mercury

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Space School: Mysterious Objects

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Planet Storm: Jupiter's Storms

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Space School: Earth

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Space School: The Sun

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How the Universe Works: Saturn's Rings


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Stephen Hawking's Universe: Europa's Living Sea

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Stephen Hawking's Universe: Gas Giant Life

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Stephen Hawking's Universe: Primordial Soup