VARIOUS INTERNATIONAL MEDIA: What will happen when our sun dies?

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Release date: 7/5/2018


Scientists agree the sun will die in approximately five billion years, but they weren’t sure what would happen next…until now.

A team of international astronomers, including Professor Albert Zijlstra from the School of Physics & Astronomy, predict it will turn into a massive ring of luminous, interstellar gas and dust, known as a planetary nebula.

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