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Views of the Solar System
Views of the Solar System presents a multimedia adventure unfolding the splendor of the Sun, planets, moons, comets and asteroids. Discover the history of space exploration, rocketry, early astronauts, space missions, and a large image/video archive.
The Nine Planets Solar System Tour
Information about each planet and moon in our solar system with many pictures, discussion of the history of its discovery, exploration, and physical characteristics.
Solar System - Astronomy for Kids
Our solar neighborhood is an exciting place. The Solar System is full of planets, moons, asteroids, comets, minor planets, and many other exciting objects. Learn about Io, the explosive moon that orbits the planet Jupiter, or explore the gigantic canyons and deserts on Mars.
Formation and evolution of the Solar System - Wikipedia
Ideas concerning the origin and fate of the world date from the earliest known writings; however, for almost all of that time, there was no attempt to link such theories to the existence of a "Solar System", simply because it was not generally thought that the Solar System, in the sense we now understand it, existed.
Our Solar System - National Geographic
Learn more about the celestial bodies that exist within our solar system.
The Nine Planets Astronomy for Kids
Welcome to The Nine Planets - For Kids! With permission from Bill Arnett, I've revamped his web site, The Nine Planets, for younger audience suitability (upper elementary grades).
If the Moon Were Only 1 Pixel - A tediously accurate map ...
This is where we might at least see some asteroids to wake us up. Too bad they're all too small to appear on this map.
A children's guide to the planets of the solar system ...
Spacekids, guide to the solar system - learn about the planets that earth circles the sun with. An article for kids from ages 4 to 12 years old.
NASA Telescope Reveals Record-Breaking Exoplanet Discovery
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly located in the habitable zone, the area around the parent star where a rocky planet is most likely to have liquid water.