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1 Fun fact about every planet

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8 planets revolve around our sun.


Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune.



  1. Mercury is the closest planet to the sun.

  2. Venus is the second planet revolving the sun and has a lot of clouds covering it. The clouds are made of sulfuric acid.

  3. Earth is the only planet where there is life.

  4. Mars looks red because it has a lot of rusty iron in its soil

  5. Jupiter is the largest planet in our solar system.

  6. Saturn has 7 flat rings of dust and rocks around it. Saturn has very low density and it can actually float in water if there was a ocean big enough to hold it !!

  7. Uranus is special because it spins on its side up and down instead of left to right !

  8. Neptune  is blue because of methane gas in its atmosphere!


Do you know the planets in our solar system?

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