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Untold: What Could an Explosion on the Sun Do Here on Earth?

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The sun is essential for life on Earth. This episode explores the science of the sun and how it affects Earth. Part of the "Untold" series.

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Runtime: 12 minutes 42 seconds

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Episode 10
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