Click on any of the images to link directly to great sites providing information on the workings of our Sun. You'll find out how and why the Sun shines, to look deep down inside it, to listen to its sounds, and marvel at some close up views.
The basics of transforming sound waves on the Sun into information about its interior (a.k.a. "helioseismology", see Activity 2.3 in the LIVE FROM THE SUN Teacher's Guide), including links to actual "Sun Sounds."
Links to educational materials variously suitable for grades K-3 through Ph.D. (!!!) and "lifelong learners of all ages"!
A more technical overview of the SOHO MDI-SOI instrument, how it works and the team of experimenters who use it.