Mercury!

A Ethan Vanz project

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Ms. Frizzle will take you to Mercury

It will take you to the finest hotel on Mercury with a very chill pool and very cool air conditioning. It is also great for kids, there is a water slide for the kids and great movies in the bedrooms!

This is the beautiful Mercury

Mercury is the closest to the sun, that is why it is why it gets so hot there. It is the second hottest planet (Venus is the hottest).

Question 1.

Can humans live on the planet? If no, why not?

Humans could not live on Mercury because during the day Mercury gets to a staggering 430 degrees Celsius and at night it gets down to -170 degrees Celsius. So we all know if we go there then we will die of heat or of freeze to death. The only way we could survive would to in a box that has really really good air condition and heat settings.

Question 2

What types of accommodations are on the planet so that humans can live?

The only way we could survive would to in a box that has really really good air condition and heat settings.

Question 3

What does the surface of the planet look like?

It has a lot of craters ( It has more craters then any other planet or moon). The color of the planet is grey.

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Question 4

Could they take side trips to any moons?

There are no moons orbiting mercury

Facts about Mercury.

1. It doesn't have any known moons.


2.On Mercury a year is only 88 days!


3. Mercury is the smallest planet in our solar system.


4. Mercury is the most cratered planet in our solar system ( has more craters then others)


5. Mercury is named for the Roman messenger to the gods


6.Mercury has just 38% the gravity of Earth, this is too little to hold on to what atmosphere it has which is blown away by solar winds


7. It would take 52 days to get to Mercury from a shuttle!


8. Mercury has a very low surface gravity.


9.a Mercury day is 176 Earth days


10.Mercury is the only planet which doesn't rotate exactly once every year

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