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Venus And Jupiter Will Appear to 'Nearly Collide' in The Night Sky This Week

Venus And Jupiter Will Appear to ‘Nearly Collide’ in The Night Sky This Week

Early risers this month have been treated to an incredible and rare spectacle – the almost perfect alignment of four planets in the night sky. But it’s not over yet! In the early hours of 30 April 2022, we’ll have the chance to see Venus and Jupiter ‘nearly collide’ as they appear to move incredibly …

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Venus has a thick, toxic atmosphere that acts to keep it spinning, according to a new study, that says without this motion the planet would be tidally locked to the Sun.

Venus’s thick atmosphere keeps the planet moving, despite the Sun’s gravitational pull

Venus has a thick, toxic atmosphere that acts to keep it spinning, according to a new study, that says without this motion the planet would be tidally locked to the Sun. Tidal locking is where one side of a body constantly faces another – such as the moon always presenting the same side to the …

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