The Solar System consists of the Sun and the astronomical objects gravitationally bound in orbit around it, all of which formed from the collapse of a giant molecular cloud approximately billion years ago. of the system’s mass is in the Sun.
This the planet Venus it is named for the goddess of love and beauty. Because it's rich in and it has very thin sulfur dioxide clouds, Venus has the biggest Greenhouse effect in the Solar System. Its temperatures is about
Doomsday for Messenger as it prepares to crash in into Mercury
Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system. It has 67 moons which orbit around it. The spot in the lower left is the Great Red Spot, a giant high-pressure storm that has existed since at least the century.
New Horizons spacecraft captured this high-resolution enhanced color view of Pluto on July The image combines blue, red and infrared images taken by the Ralph/Multispectral Visual Imaging Camera (MVIC).