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The Moon

The moon is very hot (224 degrees Fahrenheit, average) during the day but very cold (-243 degrees average) at night.


Sally Ride

Sally Ride was the first American woman to fly in space, on June 18, 1983.

Planets spin in different directions

Venus spins clockwise. It’s the only planet that does!


Time is different on different planets

Neptune’s days are only 16 hours long.

How big is the sun compared to earth?

One million Earths could fit inside the sun!


Geysers in space

Europa, one of Jupiter's moons, has saltwater geysers that are 20x taller than Mt. Everest.


Moonless planets

Mercury and Venus do not have moons. (They are the only two planets in our solar system that don't!)

There are more stars in the universe than there are grains of sands on Earth.


Icy Rings around Saturn

Saturn's rings are made from trillions of chunks of orbiting ice.


Mars volcano

Mars has the biggest volcano (so far) ever discovered in the solar system.