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Inside the Planet Venus (Infographic)

Venus, second planet from the sun, is one of the brightest natural objects in the sky and has been considered Earth’s sister planet.
(Image: © Karl Tate, SPACE.com)

Venus, the second closest planet to our sun, is named after the Roman goddess of love and beauty. The cloud-covered world is also one of the brightest natural objects in the night sky. Learn more facts about Venus in the SPACE.com infographic above. 

 

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