Plants, animals and people rely on the sun to grow food, keep us warm and so much more. Learn some new facts about the sun!
True | Correct
Star light, star bright, you got the answer right! According to NASA, our sun is one of about 70,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 (that's 70 sextillion) stars in the universe.
False | Incorrect
4 million | Incorrect
4 billion | Incorrect
4 trillion | Incorrect
4 trillion trillion | Correct
You are so bright! Just how many zeros is that, exactly?
150 kilometers | Incorrect
150 thousand kilometers | Incorrect
150 million kilometers (93 million miles) | Correct
That’s REALLY far! Did you know that traveling less is one way to help our planet be healthier? Find out more!
150 billion kilometers | Incorrect
Florida | Incorrect
California | Correct
That’s right! Death Valley in the Mojave Desert is scorching. Learn more.
Texas | Incorrect
New Mexico | Incorrect
Birds | Incorrect
Snakes | Incorrect
Camels | Incorrect
All of the above! | Correct
Score! You got the right answer. See some photos of deserts and animals that live there.
Great Job! How do those animals keep from getting a sunburn? Their bodies make natural sunscreen. But you have to be extra careful and wear sunblock when you go outside. How does that stuff really work anyway? Try this fun experiment!