this multimedia tour of the sun using fabulous x-ray images and
movies, brought to you by the Yohkoh Public Outreach Project.
Sun in Action
- These pages illustrate dynamic aspects of our
ever-changing sun using numerous animated GIFs.
A Tour Through the Virtual Sun
- Take a twenty-minute virtual
tour of the sun, inside and out. Lots of MPEG movies. (In
- A wonderful resource for exploring the sun. Information
about building a simple pinhole camera, solar structure, the
interior, sunspots and sunspot numbers, eclipses, and much
Pictorial Introduction to the Sun
- A collection of solar
each with descriptive text. Includes views of the sun in various
parts of the spectrum, sunspots, prominences, total eclipses,
mass ejections, and the sunspot "butterfly"
- A quick overview of the sun.
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