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We spend so much time focused on our lives here on Earth that we often fail to notice the amazing things far, far away.

Our seemingly limitless universe is filled with genuinely astonishing things, and you can learn all about them here!

Did you know that our galaxy, the Milky Way, is around a hundred thousand light-years wide?

Continue reading to learn more about our solar system, the planets inside it, and the rest of the universe!

Latest Space Facts

Sagittarius Facts

Surprising Facts About The Sagittarius Zodiac Sign

Did you know that the centaur holding the bow and arrow in the Sagittarius Zodiac symbol is named Chiron?

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Facts about Scorpios

Surprising Facts About The Scorpio Zodiac Sign

Scorpio is named after the constellation Scorpius, which has many bright stars and a sharp curve that resembles a scorpion's tail.

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Facts about the James Webb space telescope

9 Interesting Facts About The James Webb Space Telescope

Did you know that the James Webb Space Telescope needs to stay below −370 °F to function correctly?

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Facts about Libras

Likable Facts About The Libra Zodiac Sign

Did you know that Libra is the only zodiac sign symbolized by an inanimate object?

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What if Earth stopped spinning?

What Would Happen If Earth Stopped Spinning?

Did you know that the Earth's rotation has slowed down about 6 hours in the past 2,740 years?

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Virgo facts

Vibrant Facts About the Virgo Zodiac Sign

The symbol of the Virgo is the maiden, based on the virgin goddess of justice, innocence, purity, and precision, Astraea.

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Interesting Leo Facts

Interesting Facts About the Leo Zodiac Sign

Did you know that the lucky colors for Leos are gold, red, orange, yellow, and purple?

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Curious facts about the cancer zodiac sign

Curious Facts About The Cancer Zodiac Sign

Did you know that Cancers are most compatible with Capricorns and Tauruses when it comes to relationships?

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What are the moon types?

What Are The Different Types Of Moon?

Without Earth's Moon, there would be no way of creating calendars and keeping track of time and date.

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Genuine facts about the Gemini Zodiac

Genuine Facts About The Gemini Zodiac Sign

Did you know that "Gemini" means "twins" in Latin? The constellation is linked to the Greek mythological twins Castor and Pollux.

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Animal Astronauts

Animals That Have Visited Space InfoGraphic

In 1957 Laika the dog became the first animal to orbit the Earth aboard the Sputnik 2 spacecraft.

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Facts about Taurus

Tenacious Facts About The Taurus Zodiac Sign

Did you know that the numbers 6 and 9 are commonly considered lucky numbers for Taurus?

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