How& when was the planet Mercury discovered?

Answer Because the planet Mercury can be seen without a telescope, humans have been aware of its existence since prehistoric times. However, the ancient Babylonians first wrote of Mercury and even named a... Read More »

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Is there a planet with human beings on the planet?

Yes! Did you miss the news? They just LOOK like they are desolate, lifeless planets, but really they are teeming with people just waiting to meet you.

What is the old kids show where there were two fluffy animals that sat on a couch and transported to another planet and saved the aliens and planet?

it was called 'tiny planets', it was on noggin back in the day and featured two characters named bing and bong :)

When were the Fiji Islands discovered& who discovered them?

The original inhabitants of the islands of Fiji came from Melanesia some 3,500 years ago. Dutch explorer Abel Janzsoon Tasman sighted the northeast islands of Fiji in 1643. British Captain James Co... Read More »

Is Mercury a gas planet or a rocky planet?

Mercury is a solid planet. Its surface features include craters, cliffs and plains that are similar to those found on the moon. Like Earth, the planet has an iron core and a mantle layer beneath it... Read More »