Planet Aakash School
Astronomy Education | Space Communication
What is Planet Aakash School?
Planet Aakash School is an online astronomy and outer space education portal that strives to inspire people to look up. We embraces the spirit of open learning and free digital educational content.
Planet Aakash School, also otherwise known as Planet Aakash Open School for Astronomy Education and Outreach, launched on 25 May 2018. More ⟶
Sun: Our Host Star
The Sun is the star at the centre of the solar system. It is nearly perfect sphere of hot plasma. It is by far the most important source of energy of life on Earth. Roughly three quarter of the Sun’s mass consist of hydrogen (75%), helium (25%) and smaller quantities of heavier elements such as oxygen, carbon, neon and iron.
Image Credit: NASA/SDO.
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