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...Space Facts Quick Facts Mars is named after the Roman god of war. It is also called the red planet because the rich iron oxide, or rust, on its surface...
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...Space Facts Quick Facts The region of the Solar System beyond the planets or specifically beyond the orbit of Neptune is called the Kuiper Belt. It consists of small bodies...
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Venus – Space Videos

...Space Facts   Quick Facts Venus is the second closest planet to the Sun. Its orbital period lasts approximately 224 days. Venus can be seen clearly from Earth. In fact, it...
Mercury

Mercury – Space Videos

...Space Facts Mercury is featured in the following books: 101 Facts... The Solar System 101 Facts... Space Exploration 101 Facts.. Space   Mercury is the planet closest to the Sun, which is why its...
The Earth

Earth – Space Videos

...Space Facts Quick Facts Earth is currently the only planet in the Solar System where we know life can be found. It is also known as the blue planet because...
Stars – Space Videos for Kids

Stars – Space Videos

...Space Facts VISTA telescope image of the Helix Nebula about 700 light years away. (ESO/VISTA/J. Emerson Cambridge Astronomical Survey Unit cc3.0) Quick Facts Stars are balls of heated gas called plasma. These...
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Dwarf Planets – Space Videos

...Space Facts Quick Facts When Pluto was discovered in 1930, it was considered the ninth planet in the Solar System. In 2006, however, it was reclassified as the first dwarf...
101 Space Exploration Facts

101 Facts – Space Exploration

...Space Books 101 Facts... Space Exploration Over 101 facts about humans and their journey into space. Staring into space isn't just reserved for school classes, all the ancient peoples of...

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