Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_fusion

The Sun is a main-sequence star, and thus generates its energy by nuclear fusion of hydrogen nuclei into helium. In its core, the Sun fuses 4 million metric tons of hydrogen each second. In nuclear physics, nuclear fusion is a reaction in which two or more atomic nuclei come close ...

earthguide.ucsd.edu/virtualmuseum/ita/07_2.shtml

What kind of fire is burning on the Sun? And what keeps it burning steady? The power generator in the Sun is in its center, buried deeply within it. It is called "the  ...

www.cora.nwra.com/~werne/eos/text/fusion.html

The Sun shines because it is able to convert energy from gravity into light. How does it ... The same process occurs in thermonuclear (fusion) bombs. In the Sun ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Nuclear+Fusion+and+the+Sun&v=pusKlK1L5To
Aug 26, 2011 ... How nuclear fusion works in the sun and how photons from this fusion provide us with solar energy here on Earth for things like photovoltaics ...

energyeducation.ca/encyclopedia/Nuclear_fusion_in_the_Sun

The energy from the Sun - both heat and light energy - originates from a nuclear fusion process that is occurring inside the core of the Sun. The specific type of ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Nuclear+Fusion+and+the+Sun&v=W1ZQ4JBv3-Y
May 4, 2015 ... The Sun contains 99.8 percent of all matter in the solar system. ... process of nuclear fusion powers the tremendous energy output of the sun.

www.ucolick.org/~bolte/AY4_00/week6/sun_fusionC.html

Q. Is there any place in the sun where the temperature is high enough for nuclear fusion to take place? This is an excellent question. We know the temperature at ...

science.howstuffworks.com/sun2.htm

The Sun's Interior: Core - The sun's core is explained in this article from ... is high enough to force atoms of hydrogen to come together in nuclear fusion reactions ...

www.wwu.edu/depts/skywise/a101_sun.html

The nature of nuclear fusion in the core of the Sun. ... "The Sun, with all the planets revolving around it, and depending on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as ...