By: Grant Falk
a region of the solar system beyond the orbit of Neptune, believed to contain many comets, asteroids, and other small bodies made largely of ice.
-The Kuiper Belt extends from roughly the orbit of Neptune
-Stretches across 20 astronomical units of space
-There could be more than a trillion comet nuclei in the main body
-The ices in the belt date back to the formation of the solar system
What Is The Kuiper Belt?