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9 facts about the moon that you probably don't know

The moon is a natural gift from God that serves as a source of light in the night and sometimes, it is used by people of different religious beliefs to perform certain rites, celebration and other useful things. There are some interesting facts about the moon that I will be writing about here.

  1 year ago ago
9 facts about the moon that you probably don't know

SCIENCE

15 fun science facts that are really difficult to believe

1. Babies have around 100 more bones than adults. 2. The Eiffel Tower can be 15 cm taller during the summer. ... 3. 20% of Earth's oxygen is produced by the Amazon rainforest. ... 4. Some metals are so reactive that they explode on contact with water. ... 5. A teaspoonful of neutron star would weigh 6 billion tons. 6. Chalk is made from trillions of microscopic plankton fossils 7. Polar bears are nearly undetectable by infrared cameras 8. takes 8 minutes, 19 seconds for light to travel from the Sun to the Earth

  1 year ago ago
15 fun science facts that are really difficult to believe

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

Check out the hottest planet

Venus is one of the four terrestrial planets in the Solar System, meaning that it is a rocky body like Earth.Venus is the exception, as its proximity to the Sun and dense atmosphere make it our solar system's hottest planet.Venus is the second planet from the Sun.

  1 year ago ago
Check out the hottest planet

SCIENCE

The Earth is really a small place, see the real size and scale of the universe.

The universe contains all that exist,planets,stars,asteroids, comets,galaxies,black holes,white holes and quasars.it has no edge,no start and no end,it is what it is,many people have problem understanding the massive and sheer size of the universe.this article will show you the real size of the universe in relation to that which it contains. 1.planet Earth 2.Mars (diameter 6790 kilometers) is only slightly more than half the size of Earth (diameter 12750 kilometers)3.The sun lies at the heart of the solar system,

  1 year ago ago
The Earth is really a small place, see the real size and scale of the universe.

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

See How The Various Planets Were Named.

Space still remains more explored by scientists than the Earth's ocean bodies. The discovery of other planetary bodies in the Solar System by scientists was a great science growth and scientist are still exploring and discovering new facts in the outer space on daily basis. The Solar System is the gravitationally bound system of the Sun and the objects that revolve around it, either directly or indirectly. The objects that revolve around the sun directly include the largest being the 8 planets with the remainder

  1 year ago ago
See How The Various Planets Were Named.

SCIENCE

The Only Astronaut to Visit the Moon twice without Walking On it, see what happened.

The Moon is an astronomical body orbiting Earth and is the planet's only natural satellite . It is the fifth-largest satellite in the Solar System , and by far the largest among planetary satellites relative to the size of the planet that it orbits. The Moon is, after Jupiter 's satellite Io, the second- densest satellite in the Solar System among those whose densities are known.  Astronomy is a natural science that studies celestial objects and phenomena. It uses mathematics, physics, and chemistry in order

  1 year ago ago
The Only Astronaut to Visit the Moon twice without Walking On it, see what happened.

SCIENCE

See The Most Expensive Man Made Object That Cost Over $100 Billion (See Details Of Its Function)

As you read through, if you haven't followed me up, please do that by clicking on the like button at the top right corner on your screen, so as to get more interesting topics. The most expensive object in the world happens to be the International Space Station (ISS) which is a multi nation construction project that is the largest single structure humans ever put into space. The object was under construction for about 13 years, and the station can round a large coverage. The ISS files at an average altitude of

  1 year ago ago
See The Most Expensive Man Made Object That Cost Over $100 Billion (See Details Of Its Function)

SCIENCE

Educative facts about the Solar System

1. A galaxy is a huge collection of stars, gas and dust. 2. The earth is between 4.5 billion to 5 billion years old. 3. The earth is made up of three parts; atmosphere (layer of air), hydrosphere (composed of water), and lithosphere (the solid part). 4. The sun has a diameter 100 times that of Earth and a mass about 333400 times that of Earth. 5. The nine planets are; Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto. 6. Earth's moon is about 384 400 km away from the Earth. 7. Pluto is

  1 year ago ago
Educative facts about the Solar System

TECHNOLOGY

"Space Facts" See 13 Amazing Facts Concerning Our Solar Sytem

Solar System The solar system consist of the nine planetary bodies and as well as the sun, galaxies, the moons and others such as the comets. Indeed there is a very wide infinite space, and has no starting or ending, infact there is no total estimate to the space out there. The sky you see is just a mirror projection of space, there is just an empty distance all through times. As well our planet is in this space, and so are other eight planets. All revolving around the sun, this then comprised of a complete

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SCIENCE

Is This Real: Checkout! 10 Mind Blowing Facts About Planet Jupiter You Probably Don't know.

Planet Jupiter is one of The nine planets we have. According to research, Jupiter was appropriately named after the king of the gods. It is said to be massive, and has a very powerful magnetic field in the solar system. According to research, planet Jupiter has more moons than any planet in the Solar System. However, there are countless interesting facts about this planet Jupiter that many people just don’t know about and some doubt if it real. And we here at Universe Today have taken time to compike a list

  1 year ago ago
Is This Real: Checkout! 10 Mind Blowing Facts About Planet Jupiter You Probably Don't know.

SCIENCE

Jupiter and saturn will look like double planet this December

The two latest planet in our solar system are becoming closer together than they have been since the middle ages, @CNN updated their twitter handle. Jupiter is the fifth planet from the Sun and the largest in the Solar System. It is a gas giant with a mass one-thousandth that of the Sun, but two-and-a-half times that of all the other planets in the Solar System combined. While saturn Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and the second-largest in the Solar System, after Jupiter. It is a gas giant with an average

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Jupiter and saturn will look like double planet this December

SCIENCE

Don't try visiting these planets without spacesuit(see survival time for each without spacesuit)

There are basically nine planets proven scientifically and they have been claims of some scientist trying to visit different planets with the use of spacesuits. The nine planets and their characteristics are below: Mercury:it is the smallest and innermost planet in the Solar System. Its orbit around the Sun takes 87.97 Earth days, the shortest of all the planets in the Solar System. Venus:Venus is the second planet from the Sun and It is very hot. Earth:third from the sun. This does not need explanation as we

  1 year ago ago
Don't try visiting these planets without spacesuit(see survival time for each without spacesuit)

SCIENCE

What you never knew about the Hairy Star

The ancient observers were familiar with "hairy stars" From the photo above, can you see why it was called hairy star? Of course, what they saw were not stars at all, but another visitor from the outer reaches of the Solar System. If you knew Greek, you would know that the ancient observers were talking about comets. Comet comes from the Greek word for "hair." The material in the tail of the comet gets left in space and can be responsible for meteor showers. Throughout history, comets were thought to be a symbol

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What you never knew about the Hairy Star

SCIENCE

10 Interesting Fact About Satun

According to Wikipedia, Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and the second-largest in the Solar System, after Jupiter. It is a gas giant with an average radius of about nine times that of Earth. It only has one-eighth the average density of Earth. there are so many interesting fact Saturn posses which you may not know, checkout these ten mind blowing facts about Saturn. 1. Saturn is the least dense planet in the Solar System 2. Saturn is a flattened ball 3. Saturn has 62 moons 4. The length of a day on Saturn

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10 Interesting Fact About Satun

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

This Planet's Day Is Longer Than Its Year

The Solar System consists of the Sun and eight planets. These planets in accordance to their closeness to the Sun are Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. A day on planet Venus is longer than a year there. Venus is the second closest planet to the Sun. All the planets revolve the sun in the same direction. The time taken for a planet to revolve around the sun is a year. The planets also rotate round the Sun in the same direction except Uranus and Venus. Subsequently, the time taken

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This Planet's Day Is Longer Than Its Year

SCIENCE

Mind blowing facts about the asteriod belt

what is asteroid belt The asteroid belt is a torus-shaped region in the Solar System, located roughly between the orbits of the planets Jupiter and Mars , that is occupied by a great many solid, irregularly shaped bodies, of many sizes but much smaller than planets, called asteroids or minor planets. This asteroid belt is also called the main asteroid belt or main belt to distinguish it from other asteroid populations in the Solar System such as near-Earth asteroids and trojan asteroids .  Or you can say that

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Mind blowing facts about the asteriod belt

SCIENCE

8 Interesting Fact About Neptune

There are planet in the world that people know little or nothing about, today am going to be discussing the interesting fact about the planet Neptune. Neptune is the eighth and fathest solar planet from the platnet. In diameter it is the fourth largest planet, the third most massive and the densest giant planet. These are 8 things you may know about Neptune: 1. Neptune’s Surface Gravity is Almost Earth-like: 2. The Discovery of Neptune is Still a Controversy: 3. Neptune has the Strongest Winds in the Solar

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8 Interesting Fact About Neptune

RELIGION

Daily Horoscope For November 23: Your Star Sign Reading, Astrology And Zodiac Forecast.

Checkout today's horoscope and prediction for today and questions to find out the astrological prediction, So relax and read carefully. Some people usually don't check the daily horoscope, so am here to bring it for you. It is very important to be having concern on daily horoscopes. Today's horoscope us talking about your star sign reading, Astrology and zodiac forecast. Today’s horoscope kicks-off with the Sun entering star sign Sagittarius in the early hours. The fact our Solar System’s star has finally

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Daily Horoscope For November 23: Your Star Sign Reading, Astrology And Zodiac Forecast.

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

How to know the Glossary of Solar System?

Glossary of Solar System: 1. Atmosphere: layer of goses surrounding a planet. 2. Axis: an imaginary line which passes through a planet from the North to the South Pole. 3. Core: the central part of planet. 4. Crater: a hollow resulting from the collision of an object with a planet. 5. Dwarf star: a smaller-sized star (our Sun is a yellow dwarf star). 6. Elliptical: the shape of an oval. 7. Gamma rays: high-energy waves that come from a radioactive source. 8. Gravity: the force that attracts all bodies in the

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How to know the Glossary of Solar System?

SCIENCE

Science:A New Molecule Has Been Discovered On One Of Saturn's Moons Indicating A Possibility Of Life

In the year 2003, benzene, which scientists said to be an organic chemical compound, was discovered on one of Saturn's moon. Now, another new one has been uncovered on the same moon of Saturn. It is called Cyclopropenylidene which forms the foundational rings of the nucleobases of DNA. (Picture from CNN) But wait a minute, do you know what Saturn is? Well, Wikipedia defines it as 'the sixth planet from the Sun and the second-largest in the Solar System, after Jupiter. It is a gas giant with an average radius

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Science:A New Molecule Has Been Discovered On One Of Saturn's Moons Indicating A Possibility Of Life