14 Fun Facts About the Solar System: A 15-Minute Book by Jeannie Meekins
You may think the Solar System consists of the sun and the eight planets that orbit around it. However, there are other things out there. There are comets, moons, asteroids, meteors, dust, ice, rock and much more. Plus there is a whole lot of man made junk. How much do you know about the solar system?
Which planet had the potential to become a star?
How many asteroids are there in the asteroid belt?
How average is our sun?
How far does the sun’s gravity extend?
How old is our solar system?
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