Solar Nebular Theory

by Lauren Hustead

What is the Solar Nebular Theory and what does it state?

The Solar Nebular theory is the most common way of thinking of how the solar system got their shape and how they formed. The theory states that a super nova happened a very long time ago, and after that the planets, moon, and stars were formed by the debris.

Who discovered the Solar Nebular Theory?

Immanuel Kant, Emanuel Swedenborg, and Pierre-Simon Laplace discovered the theory. It was discovered in the 18th century.