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the solar system

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The Universe is all of space and everything in it.
A Star is a large ball of gas that gives off light and heat.
A Galaxy is a collection of many millions of stars.
A Solar System is made up of a star and all the objects moving around it.
A Planet is a large round space object that circles a star in its own orbit.
A Dwarf Planet is a round space object that circles a star but has not cleared its own orbit.
A Satellite is any object that orbits a larger object or planet
A Moon is a naturally occuring satellite
An Asteroid is a small rocky object that orbits a star
A Comet is a small object composed of frozen gases,ice,rock and dust that can glow and produce a tail.
Gravity is a force generated by all objects that attracts all other objects.
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