A Ethan Vanz project
Ms. Frizzle will take you to Mercury
Can humans live on the planet? If no, why not?
The only way we could survive would to in a box that has really really good air condition and heat settings.
It has a lot of craters ( It has more craters then any other planet or moon). The color of the planet is grey.
There are no moons orbiting mercury
Facts about Mercury.
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