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The Sun Is Going to Die, This Is What Happens Next

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In a few billion years, our sun is going to turn into a massive red giant. What does that mean for us, and for our solar system?

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"During most of a star's lifetime, hydrogen nuclei fuse together to form helium nuclei. As the star runs out of hydrogen, other fusion reactions take place forming the nuclei of other elements. Heavier elements than hydrogen and helium (up to iron) are formed. Elements heavier than iron are formed in supernovas."

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