Special Report: The Sun
Theoretical Picture of Sun Still Evolving
San Francisco—Man’s closest star, the sun, has been the object of his curiosity for as long as he has populated the earth, but its intense light and heat masked its true character for centuries. Where the sun was recognized in antiquity as the giver of light and heat and the sustainer of life, it also in modern times has become known as the source of geomagnetic storms that disrupt radio communications.
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