The planetary system in which the Sun, Earth and nearby planets are located is called the Solar System, with the first letters capitalized. Other networks of planets orbiting stars...
The Solar System
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...
The Solar System is the gravitationally bound system comprising the Sun and ....
of the inner Solar System are composed mostly of rock, the collective name for ...
Jun 22, 2015 ... It's just called "the Solar System". (Plenty of places and objects have names like
that; it's no different from "the Arctic" or "the Moon" or "the Sun".).
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?
Our Solar system is the ONLY solar system. Everything else is a stellar system or
star system. Sol is the name of our sun (also called Helios), so solar come...
You sometimes hear people use the name Sol for our sun. ... and is even,
currently, running its own competition for names in 20 distant solar systems,
called the ...
May 28, 2007 ... Actually the name of our solar system is sol. Sol is the name of our sun and
hence the name SOLar system. So depending on how you look at it ...
I don't think taking the name of our solar system from a book which says that the
Earth was 2.5 biilion years ago only a tenth of its current size is ...
It's called "The solar system". While scientists have been able to discover planets
circling around stars other than our own, they haven't found ...