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China lands a space probe on the far side of the moon
China has just landed a space probe on the far side of the moon. China’s space agency said that the probe named the Chang’e-4 lunar probe landed on the far or ‘dark-side’ of the moon which has never been explored before. The moon’s light side always faces Earth and... Read more
Nasa’s new Horizon’s spacecraft has found a ‘Snow-Man’ the farthest ever from Earth
The New Horizon spacecraft from Nasa has reached near 6.5 billion kilometers away from Earth and spotted a snowman shaped asteroid now known as Ultima-Thule. It has also now set a record for the furthest object ever explored by humans from Earth. Nasa has named the larger piece Ultima... Read more
Planet Mars is a red and dirty place
Planet Mars is a red a dirty place in the solar system. It is about half the size of earth and has alot of iron in its mineral makeup, and therefore it looks red. It is associated with the god Aries – the God of War, and is an... Read more
The Planet Venus is beautiful
The Planet Venus is beautiful and it is am amazing part of the solar system. Planet Venus, named after the gods of love and beauty, is an amazing part of the solar system. As the closest planet to Earth, and second from the Sun, it is a amazingly beautiful... Read more
Planet Mercury is the closest to the Sun
Yes, planet Mercury is the closest to the Sun. Planet Mercury got its basic name from being the planet closest to the Sun and because it travels the fastest, the Romans associated it with a winged-god that could fly very fast. It is the smallest planet, and because it... Read more
UFO over Lake Tahoe is out of this world!
A recent group boating on Lake Tahoe was caught by surprise when a super fast UFO streaked by. https://www.google.com/maps?cid=6149992642439475287 The group didn’t notice the UFO until after they developed the video, and it shows a streaking UFO right by the lake. It seems like some people saw it, but... Read more
Are Aliens here to invade us, or just test us?
Are Aliens here? That is the biggest question of science today. With so many reports of UFO’s and alien beings, and their portrayal in movies, it sure seems like it’s a possibility. Even though we live on Earth which is billions of miles away from any other hospitable planet... Read more
Visit the Planets Gallery at the Solar System – SolarSystem.com
Visit a gallery of the planets at the Solar system! Sun and Planets Read more
The international space station is still orbiting safely, but have all the leaks been found?
Recently the international space station has become possibly more unsafe after astronauts found a small hole drilled from the inside into the hull. No one knows who actually did it, but the hole has been plugged, and the astronauts are safe. But it shows that even the smallest hole... Read more
A unidentified blue orb was seen in the solar system
An unidentified blue orb was seen floating in space in the solar system. It was a neon irradescent blue. and it has never been photographed before. Everyone wasnt sure if it was a natural phenomenon, or if it was some type of intelligent being. But it was very strange,... Read more