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How Do We Know How Old The Sun Is?

By using asteroids from the formation of the solar system and a few calculation using Kepler and Newton's laws it's possible to work out the age of the sun.

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The Virtual Solar System

Interactive site with detailed description of the planets with pictures and questions.

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Browse the Solar System

Click on a planetary image in a chart to obtain more information on the selected object.

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Habitable moons beyond our solar system? Astronomers say it's possible.

Exploring the possibility that exomoons could be a suitable habitat for life.

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The Solar System

A useful range of simulations. However requires download of materialworlds for windows (3.44 MB) and payment required for unlimited use.

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Views of the Solar System

A vivid multimedia adventure unfolding the splendor of the Sun, planets, moons, comets, asteroids, and more.

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Winks, Wobbles and Blips - Finding Exoplanets

An interview with Dr Carole Haswell on the methods used by astrobiologists to find planets outside our solar system.

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Voyager 1: The Little Spacecraft That Could

Voyager 1 & 2 are approaching the edge of the solar system, this website summarises what they have done on their way there.

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Biggest camera in solar system to create 3D map of Milky Way

A behind the scene look at the Gaia satellite that will map the milky way in 3D.

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How Big Is The Universe?

If the solar system was the size of toilet cubicle how big would the universe be. Find out in this delightful animation.

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