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An Overview of the Solar System

An Overview of the Solar System

This site reviews all that has been discovered about the solar system up to 2004. As you click on the underlined words (name of planets, sun, comets and asteroids, ellipses, Starry Night Planetary Program, comparisons of the terrestrial planets, a list or scale models of the solar system, your weight on other worlds, Image sites and a section called The Big Questions), you are connected to a huge source of information that includes: facts, images, virtual tours, projects (NASA, HK), and work done by other scientists such as Life and Death of a Star by Nick Strobel of the University of Washington.
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