Originally posted by RayJones
stars are not the "source" of light. light is just a electromagnetic wave within a small range of the whole electromagnetical spectrum, which is caused by altering electromagnetic fields. those are mainly caused as the "result" of a chemical reactions (->fire) or physical "events" (->glowing metal).
also, stars are the same "things" as our sun.
I knew this already, I didn't mention the sun and stars because I knew the sun is a star
it's elementary stuff