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What's Up In Space?

Sun (#107)

This program not only shows students how the sun works, but it also reveals how important the sun is to sustaining life on this planet. An explanation of photosynthesis reveals to students how the sun gives us air and food in addition to light and warmth. Sunspots, storms and sun quakes are included in this age appropriate exploration of our closest star. [12 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: This series introduces young learners to the solar system with fascinating topics presented at a developmentally appropriate level, using a combination of live action, colorful illustrations and computer created animations.

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