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IS there an iron core in our sun?

  1. Apr 27, 2004 #1
    Has anyone seen the hypothesis of Dr Oliver Manuel regarding the possibility our sun is the result of a re-accretion on a supernova remnant?

    I looked but haven't seen anything on it in the forum, and was wondering what you'all think if it? :confused:
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  3. May 14, 2004 #2


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  4. May 23, 2004 #3
    Of Course It Is!

    Of course it is!
    Our star is at least third generation (ie. it has DIED or turned supernova, and then reformed) on at least two occasions.
    However, I hedge my bets on fourth generation.

    Age of Universe divided by life-time of middle-size hydrogen-burning stars.
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