What Gives a Star Its Light?


Stars are powered by the process of nuclear fusion. This means the hydrogen nuclei are fused together to become helium. This energy is released as radiation and includes light and heat.
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umm i think gases and geothermal heat gives stars there lights
-- flashlight.-- match.-- camping lantern.-- star.-- light bulb.-- back burner.-- cutting torch.-- TV screen.-- LED.-- birthday candle.-- sparkler.-- neon sign.-- jet engine.-- lightning
It depends on the size and temperature of the star. There
The distance of Altair is listed as 16.8 light-years . That's something like 1.1 million times the distance from the earth to the sun !
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Stars are massive ball of burning gasses. The hotter they are, the brighter the light they give off. That same intensity is what gives stars their twinkling light or blue color.
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