Solar System Exploration – Earth

Our exploration of the Solar system moves away from the fiery inner solar system to find a blue planet in the more temperate climes of space - we find our own planet Earth. Earth was not named after Greek and Roman Gods and Goddesses like other planets and moons in the solar system. Instead the … Continue reading Solar System Exploration – Earth

Solar System Exploration – Venus

Moving in the right direction this time, away from the Sun our next major object in the solar system is Venus. Venus is one of the four rocky planets in the solar system, it is the second planet away from the Sun and is the closest planet in size to the Earth. Venus has orbits … Continue reading Solar System Exploration – Venus