Interesting and cool facts, movies, theories, pictures, and news about space, the Universe and our Solar system.

* Earth is located third from the Sun after Mercury and Venus. Our planet is the only one in the Solar System with living creatures on it.

* The speed of Earth is constantly slowing down with every moment passed by. But it will take around 140 million years of time when the hours of the day increase by one.

* The Moon is the only natural satellite of Earth.

* The name of our planet has nothing to do with ancient gods. Not like all other planets in the Solar System which are named after mostly Roman and Greek gods, our name is taken from the word Erda from the Anglo – Saxon dictionary meaning ground.

* Earth is the densest planet from all in the Solar System.

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