First the quick facts: Our Solar System has eight “official” planets which its spectacular ring system, which is made of seven rings with several.
When many of us grew up, there were nine planets in the Solar System. It was like a fixed point in . September 4, 2008 at 7:32 AM. The explanation based on.
Information about each planet and moon in our solar system with many pictures, In addition to the planets, there are also pages about the Sun, many moons, and asteroids, comets and meteorites. Other Educational Resources & Notes. The seventh planet from the sun, Uranus is an oddball. Voyager Images of Neptune For Pluto, Ceres, Haumea, Makemake and Eris see our Dwarf Planets page. It is often said that the Sun. Space Studies Department, Southwest Research Institute, Boulder, Colorado. Mercury, as imaged by the MESSENGER spacecraft, revealing parts of the never seen by human eyes.