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95%VideoMar 2012

Melting rock with sunshine

(1:44) Jem Stansfield travels to the Solar Furnace Research Facility in southern France to witness the incredible power of concentrated sunlight.


94%VideoJul 2013

The Sun

(3:35) About half way through its life, the sun is large enough to hold one million Earths.


94%VideoMar 2014

Sun sets over Rottnest Island lighthouse, Australia

(1:52) Filmed by Colin Legg on a beach in Perth, Australia, facing the Rottnest Island lighthouse 23 kilometres away.


94%VideoJan 2015

Three suns in the Mongolian sky

(1:35) Rare optical illusion that makes it look like there are three suns in sky was spotted in Mongolia.


93%VideoSep 2012

Joe Jordan - The solar window of opportunity

(13:19) Are we going to make it as a species? That is the question.

92%VideoMay 2008

Sunrise at the Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Dawn on the world's largest and highest salt lake

92%VideoAug 2008

Novosibirsk solar eclipse - 1/8/2008

A total solar eclipse requires the umbra of the Moon's shadow to touch the surface of the Earth


92%VideoJun 2011

Sixty Symbols - The solstice and the equinox

(11:49) Trick question: where does the sun rise? Astronomer Meghan Gray from Nottingham University tracks the Sun's passage through the sky and explains the relationship between the Sun and the Earth in a surprisingly gripping and informative 11 minutes.

91%PictureOct 2008

The surface of the Sun

Blazing fireball of incandescent gas roaming the universe


91%VideoNov 2010

How big is the nearest star, our sun?

(2:48) A million Earths would fit into our sun, by most measures that's big.