Solar System-Interesting Facts

We have eight planets in our Solar System. Earth, where you live, is also one of the planets of solar system. he solar system itself is only a small part of a huge system of stars and other objects called the Milky Way galaxy.

A lot of astronomy people like to think of the solar system been made up of two parts


We have the inner solar system which has Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars. These are closest to the sun and are called the terrestrial planets simply because they have very solid rocky surfaces.

The outer planets, also known as gas giants, are much larger and made mostly of hydrogen, helium and other gases – these planets are Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune.

To know more about the solar system, you should watch this animated video. In this video about solar system, different planets take the shape of cartoons and they tell a lot of interesting about themselves to the kids.

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