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The original song, Why Does The Sun Shine?, was written in the 1950s based on the information that was then believed to be accurate. Watch They Might Be Giants' video of the song.

To understand why They Might Be Giants created a new song to correct the information, it is important to understand the science of the Sun. These resources are good places to start.

Wikipedia's entry for the Sun

NASA:Sun-Earth connection

The Sun by Hill and Carlowicz