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Giant Stars

9 Apr 2012, 15:07 UTC
Giant Stars
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Our Sun absolutely dwarfs the planets of our solar system, accounting for nearly 99.9% of the mass in our little corner of the cosmos.

And while recent studies have found that our Sun is actually above average in size, it is, well, puny, compared to some of the behemoths out there in our galaxy....Read Full Post

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