Why Does The Sun Shine? (Science Version)

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Music video for "Why Does The Sun Shine? (Science Version)"


song name Why Does the Sun Shine? (The Sun Is a Mass of Incandescent Gas)
artist They Might Be Giants
releases Here Comes Science, CD/DVD Sampler
year 2009
run time 2:36
sung by John Linnell and John Flansburgh


  • On the original version, Linnell and Flansburgh's roles were reversed. (Flansburgh sang the song, while Linnell explained things about the sun.)
  • The song's video was created by Hine Mizushima.

Song Themes

Bad English, Educational, Everything, Precious Metal, Questions, Science, Size, Space, Title Not In Lyrics, TMBG Remakes


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