Planets

By:kaylee

Mercury

Mercury is the closes planet to the sun. it is not, however, very close, since it is 36 million miles away from the sun.

Pluto

Pluto was first seen by the use of a telescope in 1930. in 1930,however, many astromers did not agree a ninth planet had been discovered. Pluto's orbit takes 249 years.

Mars

The red planet, as mars is often called, is the fourth planet from the sun. while a year on mars might almost be twice as long as a year on earth.

Venus

Venus is the brightest planet in our solar system. Venus orbits around the sun in 225 days. A year on Venus only lasts for 262 days.