The Sun’s Heartbeat and Other Stories from the Life of the Star That Powers Our Planet

August 23, 2011

Without the sun, there would be no life on Earth. Today on Focus, we're joined by author Bob Berman to talk about his new book The Sun's Heartbeat. He provides a lively biography of our star, from its birth to its spectacular future death, and addresses some of the mysteries regarding the sun and sunlight. We'll tackle all this and more on the show.

Guest: Bob Berman (Columnist and Contributing Editor for Astronomy; Host on the Northeast Public Radio Network; author of The Sun's Heartbeat: And Other Stories from the Life of the Star That Powers Our Planet)