Solar Nebula Theory

By Pete Harmon

What is the Solar Nebula Theory?

The Solar Nebula Theory is the idea that the solar system was created when a super Nova created a nebula. The many asteroids, gases, and dust particles combine to form the planets.

What Does the Theory State?

The theory states that when the Super Nova happened, molecular clouds formed. These clouds collapse making stars, which allows planets to form under the right circumstances.

Who discovered the Solar Nebula Theory?

Emanuel Swedenborg first proposed the theory in 1734, and the theory was later proved further by Immanuel Kant in 1755. Other Scientists have provided info to improve the theory.