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How stars twinkle?please comment!!!

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Asked by samson aseervatham, 10 Apr '11 09:08 pm
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1.

They never twinkle at all. It's your optical illusion makes it all...!
Answered by Dil Se, 10 Apr '11 10:33 pm

 
  
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Due refraction of light when it passes through the air, the amount the light gets refracted is different when the air moves.
Answered by Shashi LS, 10 Apr '11 10:23 pm

 
  
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Stars are actually not shiny......Blowing air & dust paricles made them twinkle...
Answered by humtum, 10 Apr '11 09:16 pm

 
  
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Stars twinkle because of turbulence in the atmosphere of the Earth. As the atmosphere churns, the light from the star is refracted in different directions. This causes the star's image to change slightly in brightness and position, hence "twinkle." This is one of the reasons the Hubble telescope is so successful: in space, there is no atmosphere to make the stars twinkle, allowing a much better image to be obtained.
Answered by Dinesh Manaktala, 10 Apr '11 09:12 pm

 
  
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Stars are not twinkling
Lose particles in sky makes it like this
Answered by hitler, 10 Apr '11 09:10 pm

 
  
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