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20 Interesting and unknown facts about Planet Mars

Mars is the second smallest planet in the solar system. It was named after the Roman god of war. Mars is also known as the “Red Planet” due to its reddish appearance. Here are some interesting planet Mars facts for kids. These facts are sure going to increase your knowledge about Mars. What are some amazing facts about Planet Mars? 1. You might have heard about Google Earth which can be used to explore Earth. Did you know you can now watch the full map of planet Mars at Google?…

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How many moons does each planet have?

There are many moons in the Solar System while we generally think of the Earth’s Moon only. There are moons in the solar system which orbit planets, dwarf planets, and other solar system objects. We will go through some most prominent moons in the solar system. How many moons does each planet have? 1. As of May 2018, There are close to 350 moons in the Solar System. There are total 175 moons which orbit 8 planets in the solar system and there are 9 moons which orbit 5 dwarf…

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16 Mind Blowing facts You didn’t know about International Space Station(ISS)

The International Space Station (ISS) is the habitable artificial satellite in low Earth orbit. The ISS has always been the center of attraction for space lovers. If you want to know more about the space station, read below mind-blowing facts about the international space station. I hope you will enjoy reading facts and they will your increase your know knowledge about the space station. 1. The first component of ISS was launched into Earth’s orbit in 1998 and the last pressurized module was fitted in 2011. The ISS was built…

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The 9 Tallest mountains in the Solar System

All of us have heard about Mount Everest which is the tallest mountain on planet Earth when height is measured from sea level. Have you thought about tallest mountains in our solar system which consists of 8 planets, 5 dwarf planets and many comets, asteroids, meteoroids, and moons? Most of the tallest mountains in the solar system are located on red planet Mars. Read on to know the 10 tallest mountains in the Solar System. 1. Rheasilvia Mons, 4 Vesta – 22 km (14 mi) The mountain is located in…

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14 interesting facts about our solar system planets

The solar system includes the Sun and all the objects( including planets, comets, asteroids etc.) that orbit around it due to its gravity. For thousands of years, humans were unaware of the Solar System and believed that Earth was at the center of the Universe. Astronomers and scientists developed a new model that explained the movement of the planets with the Sun at the center of the Solar System. It was formed around 4.6 billion years ago. The vast majority of the system’s mass is in the Sun, with the…

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