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The layout of the solar system, including the Oort Cloud, on a logarithmic scale. Credit: NASA

The layout of the solar system, including the Oort Cloud, on a logarithmic scale.

Pluto - The Pluto System - Solar System Exploration - NASA

PLUTO 2015 Credits Nasa New Horizons. Homie will always be my Lil Planet

The area shows almost no signs of cosmic matter, meaning no stars, planets, solar systems or clouds of cosmic dust. Researchers couldn't even find dark matter, which is invisible but measurable by its gravitational pull. There were also no signs of black holes that might have gobbled up the matter once present in the region.

The Eridanus Void. This area shows almost no signs of cosmic matter, meaning no stars, planets, solar systems or clouds of cosmic dust. Researchers couldn't even find dark matter, which is invisible but measurable by matter once present in the region.

Moons in our solar system: I recall when I was a kid, there were 32 moons in our solar system. The answer now (2013): 146 officially, with another 25 awaiting official recognition from the IAU. A list of all of them runs down the right side of the page while the bulk of the page looks at eight of the most notable moons in the solar system. A lot of fun to research and build and -- I hope -- to read. July 10, 2013.

Moons Infographic is one of the best Infographics created in the Science category. Check out Moons now!

Moons of the Solar System - A Size Chart

Galactic Constellations: The Moons of the Solar System. Dan Matutina's guide to the size of moons in the solar system for Visual New's Data+Design Project.

Rings and Moons Circling Uranus, taken by Hubble space telescope.

Gorgeous colours of planet Uranus by Hubble Telescope. Like an Opal.

New close-up images of a region near Pluto’s equator reveal a giant surprise: a range of youthful mountains.-NASA 7-14-15

New Horizons Image Gallery

Icy Mountains of Pluto New close-up images of a region near Pluto’s equator reveal a giant surprise: a range of youthful mountains. New close-up images of a region near Pluto’s equator reveal a giant surprise: a range of youthful mountains.

The labels on the light ray with different pieces of information each are informative and blend in with the background. The light ray also resembles a spaceship, which gives me some ideas.

is that can take on many forms. Radio microwaves, infrared, visible, ultraviolet, X-ray and gamma radiation are all different forms of light. (Illustration: NASA/CXC/M.

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