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Year 5: My Place in Space

My Place in Space


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Image from Stephen Hawking outside DAMTP, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Cambridge. Jason Bye / PBS

Astronomer Michael Brown discusses the solar system's bodies and his role in the demotion of Pluto from planet to dwarf planet.

This photograph of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope was taken on the fourth servicing mission to the observatory in 2009.
Credits: NASA

Edmund Halley

National Geographic - Solar System 101

How was our solar system born? Join scientists as they embark on a journey into the mesmerizing mysteries of space. Hear their expert theories, then decide for yourself.