solar system-Writing.pdf - THE SUN The Sun gives life to the Earth and the Earth would have no life at all without the energy it receives from the

solar system-Writing.pdf - THE SUN The Sun gives life to...

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THE SUN The Sun gives life to the Earth and the Earth would have no life at all without the energy it receives from the Sun.The Sun is bigger than can really be imagined, over one million times bigger than the Earth.In very bright weather it is dangerous to look directly at the Sun without protective glasses. MERCURY Mercury is the planet closest to the Sun. Like all the other planets Mercury orbits round the Sun, but its orbit of the Sun lasts for only 88 days .Mercury has no moons. The surface of Mercury is covered with craters and completely dry. VENUS Venus is the brightest planet in the Solar System Venus orbits round the sun in 225 days. Venus is the 2nd planet from the sun.Venus is the planet which is closest to the Earth and is a little smaller than the Earth.
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EARTH It is the only planet that has an atmosphere containing 21 percent oxygen.It is the only planet that has liquid water on its surface.The Earth is the third planet from the Sun and comes between the planet Venus and the planet Mars.The Earth
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