From: "Andy Robertson"
Subject: Re: (urth) Typhon's folly? Date: Mon, 8 Sep 2003 06:52:33 +0100 The Sun is rather bigger, of the order of a million miles across, 100 times wider than the Earth. No perceptable fraction of its energy could have been needed up to reshape the Whorl or indeed to vaporise it. hartshorn ----- Original Message ----- From: "Roy C. Lackey" > We don't know just how big the _Whorl_ was, but it was huge. Its long axis > had to have been hundreds of miles long. --