"The sun is yellow."

Translation:Le soleil est jaune.

April 20, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/Lyn576698

A fun bit of trivia: when observed from outside the Earth's atmosphere (or indeed, any planet's atmosphere), the sun is actually white.

April 20, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Jeffrey855877

One thing to consider: If the sun were actually yellow, what color would snow be?

It only looks yellow because the only time we can look at it without going blind is morning or evening, when the light is being filtered through thick atmosphere.

June 2, 2018
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