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Vitamin D

Vitamin D helps to control the amount of calcium and phosphate in our bodies. Both are needed for healthy bones, teeth and muscles. Vitamin D is found naturally in a small number of foods, including oily fish, red meat, liver and egg yolks.

Scientists launch Solar Stormwatch to ask public for help in understanding the Sun

Solar Stormwatch

The Royal Observatory, Greenwich (ROG), in partnership with the Science and Technology Facilities Council’s Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and Zooniverse are launching Solar Stormwatch,www.solarstormwatch.com a new web project where anyone can help spot and track solar storms and be involved in the

3D Sun for the iPhone

3D Sun for the iPhone

Imagine holding the entire sun in the palm of your hand. Now you can. A new iPhone app developed by NASA-supported programmers delivers a live global view of the sun directly to your cell phone. Users can fly around the star, zoom in on active regions, and monitor solar activity.