Our yellow sun is an average star. In the cosmic sense of things, it isn't anything special, though it will always be special to us since it keeps us alive from day to day. Even though it is decidedly average, there are a lot of things about the sun that you may find quite interesting. Have a look!
The following is a time lapse video of the sun. It's kind of neat to see how the surface of the sun changes over a period of time.