Originally Posted by Geko45
Really? You weren't able to make the mental leap that if we can image a planet 25 light years away as a "dot" then we would be able to image a star (several orders of magnitude more massive) with much better clarity? Well, I see Wingryder just schooled you on this so I need not post any more examples.
wingryder's post of the image made my point for me, but I understand your bias in reasoning on this issue.
He posted an image of a star, and it is merely a white dot, which he perfectly illustrated the point I was making. Now, if you show me solar flares, or the stars surface with say dark spots or spinning, then you'd have a good counter point.