Did Gold Fall From Outer Space?
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Did Gold Fall From Outer Space?

February 21, 2013 Peter Christoforou 0

Ever wondered where gold comes from, what inspired mankind’s fascination with the shiny precious metal and where the next gold rush may be found? The following articles presents some interesting facts about gold which should […]

The Planet Neptune
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The Planet Neptune

November 29, 2012 Peter Christoforou 0

*In 1846, English astronomer John C. Adams and Frencnman Urbain Le Verrier are credited with discovering the planet Neptune. It is also the first planet to be discovered through mathematical prediction after it was noticed […]

The Planet Uranus
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The Planet Uranus

November 29, 2012 Peter Christoforou 0

*Uranus is the seventh planet from the Sun, the third largest in our solar system (51,488km wide) and the last planet that can be seen with the naked eye. *Although Uranus can be seen without […]

The Planet Saturn
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The Planet Saturn

November 29, 2012 Peter Christoforou 0

*Saturn is named after the Roman god of fertility and agriculture, whose Greek equivalent was Cronos, the god of time. *It is the second biggest planet in the solar system after Jupiter, and is around […]

The Planet Mars
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The Planet Mars

November 29, 2012 Peter Christoforou 0

*Mars is named after the Roman god of war because its red appearance resembles the colour of blood. In actual fact, its reddish hue is the result of an abundance of iron oxide, otherwise known […]

The Planet Earth
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The Planet Earth

November 29, 2012 Peter Christoforou 0

*The Earth is the third planet from the Sun, and the only planet in the Solar System not named after a mythical god. *The planet is the densest body in the solar system, and its […]

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