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Name: Lindsay
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Grade: other
Country: United Kingdom
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Do stars flash different colours like blue, red, green, orange?

Dear Lindsay,

Good question. Stars do not "flash" these different colors. However, stars do have real colors like the ones you suggest. They are not obvious but subtle reddish, bluish-white, and even greenish hues. If you look carefully at a rich field of stars you should see some that display these colors. But do not expect them to flash out at you. The colors are subtle.


David H. Levy

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