What Solar System Do We Live in?

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As for the official name for our solar system, there isn't one. We're just The Solar System. However, the galaxy we live in is known as The Milky Way Galaxy. The Milky Way is a spiral shaped galaxy.
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Our solar system doesn't have a specific name and is just The Solar
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The Solar System already lived almost 5 billion years; it may live several billion years more. It is estimated that in less than a billion years, temperatures on Earth will be too
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Not yet possible to get a 'blue marble' shot but we have 'blurry smudges' http://news.nationalgeogr. aphic.c. http://blogs.discovermaga. zine.co. there are plans for large space
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Answer = heliocentric. Extra credit = Our solar system is part of the Milky Way galaxy. The Milky Way is a barred spiral galaxy.
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From our small world we have gazed upon the cosmic ocean for thousands of years. Ancient astronomers observed points of light that appeared to move among the stars... More »
The earth and all of the planets including the sun are part of the Milky Way Galaxy. The planets in the Milk Way galaxy are Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto and the Sun. However it was stated Pluto would no longer be called a planet.
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