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Things You Don't Know About Outer Space. (A Black holes gravitational force is so strong, once an object reaches the event horizon, there's no coming back/getting out, and thus it absorbs that object and its light, such as a nearby star... I could be wrong though).

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Here's how wet our Solar System is: 9 extraterrestrial oceans in one handy infographic - ScienceAlert

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Solar System Information Chart - Fast Facts about our Sun and the 8 planets plus the 5 "dwarf planets" Ceres, Pluto, Makemake, Haumea and Eris

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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

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from Mail Online

Messenger reveals close-ups of Mercury's sun-scorched surface

Nasa has released an image taken by the probe's Visual and Infrared Spectrometer…

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Imgur: The most awesome images on the Internet

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from Business Insider

Here's how ridiculously fast we could visit everything in the solar system if we traveled at the speed of light

The entire solar system is only light minutes away

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Check out our 10 Facts About #Venus #infographic! http://astronomyisawesome.com/infographics/10-facts-about-venus/

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