BOOK your calendar, because scientists think they’ve figured out when the Sun will die and bring everyone along.
Of course, we really don’t need to worry, as our burning star is still considered very young, so all is well with us.
But in billions of years, when we are long forgotten, humanity is better off finding a new planet to call home.
Experts believe that the Sun has about five billion years left to live, BGR report.
At the time, they predicted that the hydrogen core that kept it running would come to an end.
This would cause serious trouble for Earth and every other planet that depends on the great fireball in our solar system.
When that happens, the sun will essentially look like a red planet and won’t be able to generate any heat.
Mercury and Venus will be the first to meet their horrifying, devoured end after the Sun’s outer layers become unstable and expand.
Meanwhile, the Earth will go on a rampage with nasty solar winds.
To be fair, it’s not a pretty picture, but really by then it might not be relevant to humanity.
Space researchers have predicted that we will have other problems on our disk a billion years from now – long before the Sun dies.
Our oceans would have been vaporized by the Sun’s energy at that stage, with its luminosity increasing by 10%.
And that’s not forgetting the threat of climate change.
So while everyone alive is safe now and will be for many years to come, we will need to think about setting up shop on another planet for generations to come. somewhere, before it’s too late.
In other news, personalized smart guncan only be activated by verified users, may eventually be made available to US consumers this year.
Tech giant Microsoft is trying to make the world more awake by launching a “Comprehensiveness” testing tool in its Word software.
And a federation Anti-trust case for MetaThe company formerly known as Facebook, was launched first.
We pay for your stories! Do you have a story for The Sun Online Science & Technology team? Email us at the address firstname.lastname@example.org
https://www.thesun.ie/tech/8237421/when-will-the-sun-die/ Scientists determine when the Sun will explode and kill everyone