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Fraser
2010-Oct-23, 01:10 AM
You’ll have to forgive my title. After writing so many articles as moderately as I could, I couldn’t help but engage in a bit of sensationalism of my own, especially in the interest of sarcasm. Although it’s not especially exciting that the sun has indeed been working for nearly two centuries (indeed, much longer than [...]

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Solfe
2010-Oct-23, 01:42 AM
Breaking news! Other stars may be older than the Sun!!!

jhwegener
2010-Oct-23, 10:25 AM
175 years may be very little compared to the age of the sun and its planetary system (4,5 billion years). On the other hand we may still ask if such observations over long time can give extra insight into ageing of the sun and other objects in the universe as well.

KaiYeves
2010-Oct-24, 12:22 AM
As long as it works 175 years from now...