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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 »

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_System

The Solar System is the gravitationally bound system comprising the Sun and the objects that .... The objects of the inner Solar System are composed mostly of rock , the collective name for compounds with high melting points, such as silicates, ...

astronomy.stackexchange.com/questions/11070/what-is-the-name-of-our-solar-system

what is our Solar System called rather than "the Solar System"? ... It's just called " the Solar System". (Plenty of places and objects have names like ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-name-of-our-solar-system

While most science fiction calls our sun Sol, and our system the Sol System, the International Astronomical Union (IAU), the body authorized internationally to name ...

www.quora.com/What-is-the-official-name-of-our-solar-system

Technically “our solar system” is a pleonasm, as there is really only one Solar System. So yes, that's its name, and should hence be capitalized. ... “Solar System” is ...

curious.astro.cornell.edu/about-us/159-our-solar-system/the-sun/the-solar-system/4-what-are-the-names-of-the-earth-moon-sun-and-solar-system-beginner

Jun 28, 2015 ... have names. What's the Earth's name? The other moons in the solar system have names too (Phobos, Io, Titan, etc.). What's our moon's name?

www.reference.com/science/solar-system-called-d6080b9e0ddbcaf8

The planetary system, containing Earth, is officially named the "Solar System," which consists of ... What is the name of the smallest planet in our solar system?

www.space.com/16080-solar-system-planets.html

May 4, 2017 ... Ever since the discovery of Pluto in 1930, kids grew up learning about the nine planets of our solar system. That all changed starting in the late ...

earthsky.org/?p=2862

2 days ago ... You sometimes hear English-speakers use the name Sol for our sun. ... minor planets (asteroids), comets and – beyond our solar system ...

solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets

Uranus. Neptune. Dwarf Planets. Comets. Kuiper Belt. Hypothetical 'Planet X'. Oort Cloud. Beyond Our Solar System. What is a Planet? Compare the Planets ...