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Here comes the Sun

Everything you wanted to know about the sun and seasons.

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A Walk Through Time

How do you measure time? A guided tour of the history of the measurement of time from ancient calendars and sun dials to modern day atomic clocks.

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Comprehend the Cosmos

Nicely presented site on the sun and its planets, includes a hyperlinked dictionary of terms, games and a teacher area.

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How the Sun Works

An excellent brief description of how the Sun functions which starts at a low level and slowly progresses. Part of

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Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (1910 - 1995) In 1930 he showed that a star of a mass greater than 1.4 times that of the Sun had to end its life by collapsing into an object of enormous density unlike any ...

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Polarizing Filter

An applet showing the effect of applying a filter to sun light reflected from water

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The Sun - a multimedia tour

The science of the sun and the influence it has on the solar system

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Upcoming and recent eclipses of the Sun and Moon

U.S. naval Observatory web page that lists details of recent and future solar and lunar eclipses, including maps and data sheets.

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IPS - The Australian Space Weather Agency

Site containing a great deal of information about the sun and its effect on the earth.

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These pages detail how to construct an electronic detector that can be pointed at the sun to quantify the amount of haze. A spreadsheet is also supplied to analyse the data.

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