Mercury

Mercury is very hot and closest planet to the Sun. Mercury is visible to the naked eye and it is associated with Roman messenger of the gods. Mercury moves very quickly in the sky. Italian…

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Our Sun

The sun is a star. It is kind of a strange statement to say but since it is glowing so close to us we sometime forget that is just same kind of object like others….

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Beginning of Solar System

Solar System

Solar System is the name we have give to our cosmic surroundings. Solar system consists of the Sun, planets, moons, asteroids, comets, dust, and gases. Sun is the main component of the solar system as…

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Surface of Venus is Hot

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┬áIf you could look across Venus with radar eyes, what might you see? This computer reconstruction of the surface of Venus was created from data from the Magellan spacecraft. Magellan orbited Venus and used radar…

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The Solar System

Solar System

The Solar System consists of the Sun and those celestial objects bound to it by gravity. These objects are the eight planets, their 166 known moons, five dwarf planets, and billions of small bodies. The…

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