Dudes...when did space get so cool?! Impress your friends and fam with these sick facts about space and beyond!

 

  1. Thought your 'rents were old? The Sun is 4.6 BILLION years old! Now that’s REALLY old.
  2. Millions of meteorites hit Earth each day. The reason why we don’t see most of them is because they vaporize when they hit our atmosphere
  3. One day on Venus lasts 243 Earth days! Think about how much time you’d have to read K-Zone on Venus!
  4. The footprints left by astronauts on the moon will stay there forever because there’s no wind to blow them away!
  5. Venus is the hottest planet in the solar system with a surface temperature of 450 degrees Celsius! Ouch!
  6. The last time Halley’s Comet was spotted in the Solar System was in 1986. Scientists say we’ll be able to see it from Earth again in 2061. Better start getting your camera ready!
  7. Saturn spins so fast that there are constant hurricane-like storms at its south pole!
  8. Training to be an astronaut involves hundreds of hours of training and learning to scuba dive! Have you got what it takes?


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