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The internal layers of the Sun, which are made of plasma, include the location of nuclear fusion.

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    Interior of the Sun

    Interior of the Sun

    by CK-12 //basic
    Identify the layers of the Sun's internal structure.
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    The Sun Song

    The Sun Song

    by CK-12 //basic
    Contains a fun song talks about the characteristics of the sun.
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    Exploring Our Backyard I

    Exploring Our Backyard I

    by CK-12 //basic
    Discover the scale and structure of the solar system and why we explore it.
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    What is a Star? Part 2

    What is a Star? Part 2

    by CK-12 //basic
    Discusses what powers the Sun and the Sun's influence on Earth and the rest of the solar system.
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  • Video
    THE SUN Encyclopedia of Secrets

    THE SUN Encyclopedia of Secrets

    by CK-12 //basic
    Learn all about the sun in this video.
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    What is Plasma?

    What is Plasma?

    by CK-12 //basic
    Plasma is the 4th state of matter. This ionized gas makes up stars and is used for products on earth such as neon lights and plasma TVs.
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    Tsar Bomba

    Tsar Bomba

    by CK-12 //basic
    The largest manmade explosion in history was Tsar Bomba, a nuclear weapon developed and tested by the Soviet Union. The sun works similarly to a fusion bomb but with many key differences.
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