The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived. It is our nearest star and our planet‚Äôs powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life.
The sun is a typical dwarf star, however, don‚Äôt be fooled by the terminology. The Sun consumes 600 million tons of hydrogen each second and is 500 times as massive as all the planets combined. Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun‚Äôs violent surface in immersive fulldome format.