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Published: 23 April 2020

184 Pages | 34 black and white images


ISBN: 9780198832690

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The Sun: A Very Short Introduction

Philip Judge

Very Short Introductions

  • Explains how the Sun works including its physics, and structure, origins, and future evolution
  • Considers the importance of the Sun for life on Earth, and its impact on our climate
  • Shows how studying the Sun has led to remarkable discoveries in astronomy and basic physics
  • Discusses what we still have yet to discover about our nearest star
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide