Recognize surface features on the Sun, such as solar flares and sunspots.
Sunspots in relation to the magnetic field are discussed in this interesting video.
Demonstrates the creation, types, functions, and effects of solar flares and sunspots.
See pictures of the sun and learn what they tell us about the sun in this educational video.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Surface Features of the Sun.
Reviews the unusual features of the planet Mercury: how it could be hot enough to melt lead yet have ice, how it might have a tail like a comet, and more.
Learn how bad space weather from solar storms can affect systems on Earth and how scientists are monitoring potential problems.
Students learn the potential effects of a solar storm would have on our world, look at current solar weather data, and use real data to practice measuring and predicting solar storms themselves.
Illustrated mind map for Surface Features of the Sun.
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