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Our sun will eventually become a red giant star. Primitive meteorites contain grains which tell us about the products of nucleosynthesis in red giant stars, so we can judge what we will eventually become.

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This event was on Fri, 04 Feb 2000


Professor Colin Pillinger FRS

Professor of Astronomy

Head of Planetary and Space Sciences, Open University, and Principal Investigator for the Beagle 2, Mars Express. Professor Pillinger was the Gresham Professor of Astronomy...

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