Climate (temperature, weather, seasons)
1. Graham Ian. The Near Planets. Mankato: Smart Apple Media, 2008.
2. Sparrow Gilles. Destination Venus. New York : The Rosen Publishing Group, 2010.
As you can see, this is a picture of the planets in order. Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune. Venus is the second planet from the sun. The planets orbit around the sun. The sun gives off light and energy for the planets.
This is Venus. Venus reflects light from the sun, this is why Venus is the second brightest object in the night sky after the moon. But Venus is also very hot like the sun.
Phases of Venus
These are the phases of Venus.
When was the planet discovered?
Galileo discovered Venus in the 17th century. The atmosphere of Venus was discovered in the year 1761 by the Russian Polymath Mikhail. The first person to Venus in a telescope was Galileo. Gal He saw that Venus went through phases like the moon. The planet was discovered in the year of 1633.