35 mind-blowing facts about our solar system

35 mind-blowing facts about our solar system

While there’s no pinpointing an exact date and time when our solar system arrived on the premises, the good people at NASA have given a ballpark estimate of 4.5 billion years.

Hot dates: 2 spacecraft to make Venus flyby

Hot dates: 2 spacecraft to make Venus flyby

Two spacecraft are set to swoop past Venus within hours of each other this week, using the maneuver to do a little bit of bonus science on the way to their main missions at the center of our solar system.