What Gives a Star Its Light?

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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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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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Burning gases give a star its light. The color of the star depends on how brightly it burns. Blue stars are the hottest while orange stars are much cooler. You can find more information
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Generally speaking, the stars do. The planets and moons reflect light back from the sun. The earth does give off some light though, in the form of artificial lighting around cities
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When the lights in a room where glow-in-the-dark stars are placed are off, the stars themselves are capable of giving off light. The technical term for this is "photo-luminescent
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umm i think gases and geothermal heat gives stars there lights
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