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    Re: Sun's Gender
    From: Bill Lionheart
    Date: 2020 Jun 21, 16:14 +0100

    Inanimate objects do not have gender, except possibly ships.
    In the case of the Sun it seemed NASA checked and it prefers neutral
    pronouns https://www.thebeaverton.com/2017/06/nasa-finally-answers-big-question-gender-sun/
    On Sun, 21 Jun 2020 at 08:31, David C  wrote:
    > In English speaking countries  does the sun still have a gender or has he 
    been neutered by political  correctness?
    > The ony use of gender I can find quickly is this quote from Cotter:
    > "The R.A. of the sun is 00 hr  00 min  00 sec when he is at the First Point 
    of Airies at the time of the spring equinox."
    > Which raises another issue  -   the Spring equinox will be in three months 
    time in September but I suspect that that is not what Cotter meant!
    > View and reply to this message

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