The Kuiper Belt

The Kuiper belt, named after Gerard Kuiper is a belt that starts to extend outwards of our solar system, starting at Neptune, and scientists are still not 100% sure about how big it is, although they estimate it to be 20-200 times bigger than the asteroid belt. Similar to the Asteroid belt it contains many […]

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The Sun

The Sun is at the center of our Solar System, which consists of 9 planets and about 4 dwarf planets and a lot of comets and meteorites which orbit it or just stay in a sort of atmosphere surrounding our Solar System. The Sun as we all know is very hot, and looks bright yellow, […]

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