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Solar system  Our solar system has 8 planets and 1 dwarf planet.  The sun is at the center of the solar system.

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1 Solar system  Our solar system has 8 planets and 1 dwarf planet.  The sun is at the center of the solar system.

2 Sun  The sun heats all the planets around it.  The sun is actually a star.

3 Mercury  Mercury has low gravity.  Daytime on Mercury is over 400 degrees.

4 Venus  Venus is about the same size as earth.  Volcanoes and Mountains cover Venus.

5 Earth  Earth is 75% water and 25% land.  The Earth is not completely round.

6 Mars  Mars is called the red planet.  Scientists think that there used to be water on Mars.

7 Asteroid Belt  The Asteroid Belt is between Mars and Jupiter.  Sometimes asteroids fall out and hit planets.

8 Jupiter  Jupiter is the first outer planet.  You could fit 1300 Earths in Jupiter.

9 Saturn  Saturn is the 2 nd largest planet.  The rings of Saturn are made of ice crystals.

10 Uranus  Uranus is the first planet to be discovered by a telescope.  Uranus spins on its side like a barrel.  Li, l]

11 Neptune  Neptune is the 8 th planet from the sun.  Earth is four times less in size than Neptune

12 Pluto  Pluto is not a planet; it’s a dwarf planet.  Pluto’s moon is almost its size.

13 Comets  Comets are made of ice and rocks.  The reason comets have their tales is that they come close to the sun and melt.

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