Does All Energy Come from the Sun?


Most of the energy on planet Earth comes from the sun. This energy is radiated as heat and light energy. Since energy can not be created or destroyed, the energy from the sun is transformed from one form to another. Other sources of energy include burning of fossil fuels.
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