# solar-system - Today’s News
# solar-system - Thursday 27 February, 2014
# solar-system - Saturday 15 February, 2014
# solar-system - Thursday 12 September, 2013
The Voyager 1 probe was launched in 1977 on a mission to explore the outer planets. It will continue to drift across the galaxy, carrying discs of greetings from planet Earth…
# solar-system - Tuesday 23 July, 2013
See the tiny blue dot there that’s the earth (not to be confused with dust on your screen).
# solar-system - Tuesday 25 December, 2012
Landing on Mars, meteor showers and fixing the space station with a toothbrush – it’s been quite a year.
# solar-system - Wednesday 6 June, 2012
The ‘Transit of Venus’ occurs in pairs, and won’t be seen again this century – but NASA, thankfully, took this video.
# solar-system - Tuesday 6 December, 2011
Nasa has called the discovery of Kepler 22-b a “major milestone on the road to finding Earth’s twin”.
# solar-system - Tuesday 12 July, 2011
Neptune was first observed from Earth on 24 September 1846. So how does that make today a birthday?
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