This animation completes the story of star formation. It begins by zooming into our solar system at the Sun’s current stage — Phase II as described in the article. From quiet equilibrium we experience, to its eventual demise as a “dark, crystalline cinder consigned for all eternity to the graveyard of space,” this animation provides a helpful bit of perspective to the last chapters of our star’s amazing life.
Death of the Sun
Experience our Sun's future.