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Solar system

The science of studying celestial bodies and the Universe, astronomy . is one of the most important, since the beginning of time and reveals the secrets of our planet, Solar system and the Universe. The solar system consists of the Sun and many other celestial bodies that revolve around the Sun. It is located in Orion, one of the outer arm of the milky Way galaxy . the sleeves of these zones, which are characterized by a low density of matter.

What is in our Solar system?

In our solar system, you can find the planets mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune, and their satellites.

In the beginning, people thought that our planet Earth is in the center of the Universe, and the Sun, the stars revolve around the Earth. Copernicus, born in 1473, was the first person who proved that the Earth together with other planets of our solar system revolve around the Sun. Continue reading

The atmosphere of the cosmos

We present to your attention a fantastic audio recordings of space missions Voyager I and II launched in 1977. These unmanned space probes that are flying for 37 years away from our planet and, according to scientists who have already left our solar system.

During this flight they had studied the planet all around us, the study.

Now about our atmosphere and the sounds of the planets.

As everyone knows, in space there is no sound. Presents the atmosphere of electromagnetic vibrations of the planets, their moons and moons, planetary magnetosphere and the solar wind. Such a complex interaction and created sound vibrations that we can hear. They sound very interesting, sometimes even creepy.

Now I want to tell you a little interesting information about each planet in our Symphony.

Jupiter is the largest planet in the Solar system, a gas giant. The diameter of Jupiter is approximately 11.2 larger than the earth. Continue reading

Planets of the solar system

Solar system — the planetary system that includes a Central star — the Sun — and all the natural space objects orbiting the Sun. It was formed by gravitational contraction of the dust cloud around is 4.57 billion years ago. Note: the sun is not a planet.

Planets of the solar system in order:

Click on the button above. to start an interactive 3D map of the planets of the solar system (opens in new window)

Pluto is the decision of the MAC (international Astronomical Union) no longer applies to the planets of the Solar system, and is a dwarf planet and even inferior in diameter another dwarf planet Eris. Designation 134340 Pluto.

Solar system

Scientists have put forward many versions of the origin of our Solar system. In the forties of the last century Otto Schmidt put forward the hypothesis that the Solar system arose because the cold dust cloud attracted by the Sun. Over time the cloud formed the foundations for future planets. In modern science it is theory that Schmidt is the principal. Continue reading

Cosmonaut held in Tula space debate
On cosmonautics Day, the students gathered in the TSU to discuss the most interesting "star" questions. On the agenda of these debates were three interesting topics: "Space tourism" "Space debris"…

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Model of the Solar system
Solar system is a system of planets orbiting around a star, the Sun. Among those planets is our Earth. The solar System consists of the sun and of celestial bodies…

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What are the sizes of the planets?
A planet differs from a star. The star is a giant ball composed of hot gases, radiant heat and light. The planet is much smaller in size. It emits no…

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