BrainPOP

Solar System

Ready to be schooled in solar system coolness? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby take you back to the birth of our home in space and give you a virtual tour of our galactic neighborhood! You’ll find out how long ago the solar system took its first baby steps, as well as the process by which the sun and planets actually formed. Find out about the two different categories of planet in our solar system, and meet each of the individual planets--plus other solar system bodies like dwarf planets and asteroids! It’s a whole system of fun!

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How did our solar system form?

What is the solar system?

Where do the names of the planets come from?