Planet Survives its Star Becoming a Red Giant

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  1. Dark_Convoy

    Dark_Convoy Old Bastard Veteran

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  2. Spartan Prime

    Spartan Prime is an apathetic douchebag

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    Being swallowed by a sun would be a shitty way to go. I'm damned glad we don't have to worry about this for a long long time.
     
  3. Random Autobot

    Random Autobot Soviet Kanukistani

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    I think it's highly unlikely the human race will exist at all by the time our sun supernovas.
     
  4. Dark_Convoy

    Dark_Convoy Old Bastard Veteran

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    The sun will never supernova, it's mass is too low.
     
  5. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    unless we supernova'd it ourself.
     
  6. Smasher

    Smasher HUNKY BEATS

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    Never read of Asimov's short stories I take it?
     
  7. BigPrime3000

    BigPrime3000 Well-Known Member

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    Well we'd have to somehow up the mass of the sun by ten folds and then somehow figure out how to stop the fusion reaction so it could collapse.

    I think making the sun supernova is one of the last things the human raise has to worry about.
     
  8. mrhillz

    mrhillz Changed his user title. TFW2005 Supporter

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    Damn! Well there's still hope then, at least unless Jupiter becomes a sun *damn you monoliths! *
     

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