Mercury: The images were created using a mosaic of pictures from Nasa's messenger spacecraft, which were then combined to create a video 'flyby' of the planet. 2013

Mercury: The images were created using a mosaic of pictures from Nasa's messenger spacecraft, which were then combined to create a video 'flyby' of the planet. 2013

#Astronomy: #Mercury is the closest planet to the #sun and has a thin atmosphere, no air pressure and an extremely high temperature.

#Astronomy: #Mercury is the closest planet to the #sun and has a thin atmosphere, no air pressure and an extremely high temperature.

When the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft flew by Saturn in 1980 and 1981, they were able to pay only fleeting attention to Titan, the second largest moon in the solar system (larger even than the planet Mercury) and the only solar system moon with an appreciable atmosphere. These images are from subsequent Titan flybys in 2005 and 2006. - Image credit: NASA / JPL / University of Arizona

When the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft flew by Saturn in 1980 and 1981, they were able to pay only fleeting attention to Titan, the second largest moon in the solar system (larger even than the planet Mercury) and the only solar system moon with an appreciable atmosphere. These images are from subsequent Titan flybys in 2005 and 2006. - Image credit: NASA / JPL / University of Arizona

This digram shows off the relative sizes of the major bodies in the solar system and the order of the planets.

This digram shows off the relative sizes of the major bodies in the solar system and the order of the planets.

10 facts about Freddie Mercury  // funny pictures - funny photos - funny images - funny pics - funny quotes - #lol #humor #funnypictures

10 facts about Freddie Mercury // funny pictures - funny photos - funny images - funny pics - funny quotes - #lol #humor #funnypictures

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