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SCIENCE: Formation of the Solar System
A large cloud of dust and gas in outer…
The early solar system was an extremel…
A(n) _____ is a bowl-shaped hole that…
The planets and the Sun all lie in the…
nebula
violent
impact crater
plane
A large cloud of dust and gas in outer…
nebula
The early solar system was an extremel…
violent
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Science Formation of the Solar System
Around what time frame did we discover…
What accounts for the differences in m…
How large must the mass of an extrasol…
Where is the asteroid belt located and…
1997-2002.
Terrestrial planets orbit closer to the sun and are primarily…
From 0.1-10 times the mass of Jupiter.
Currently, 60,000 asteroids have been detected, but they thin…
Around what time frame did we discover…
1997-2002.
What accounts for the differences in m…
Terrestrial planets orbit closer to the sun and are primarily…
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Earth Science/Formation of Solar System
The early oceans became salty when
About 99% of all matter contained in t…
Which planet is not considered a planet?
Small bodies that orbit planets are ca…
dissolved solids were carried from land into the oceans
the sun
Pluto
moons
The early oceans became salty when
dissolved solids were carried from land into the oceans
About 99% of all matter contained in t…
the sun
Science Quiz Formation of the Solar System
Stellar Nebular theory
The stellar nebular hypothesis
the stellar nebular hypothesis part 2
stellar nebular hypothesis part 3
any theory on the formation of the solar system MUST explain…
all the objects in the solar system are about the same age so…
all the planets orbit the sun in the same direction and almos…
the inner planets are rocky and the outer planets are gaseous
Stellar Nebular theory
any theory on the formation of the solar system MUST explain…
The stellar nebular hypothesis
all the objects in the solar system are about the same age so…
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Physical Science: Formation of the Solar System
Solar Nebula Theory
Nebula
The Nebula
Shockwave
The current theory for how the solar system was formed is the…
A cloud of dust and gas
Step 1 of solar system formation
Step 2 of solar system formation
Solar Nebula Theory
The current theory for how the solar system was formed is the…
Nebula
A cloud of dust and gas
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Environmental Science - Formation of the Solar System
solar nebular theory
observable facts
accretion
collapsed nebula
what did Immanuel Kant name the theory that describes the pro…
what does the solar nebular theory account for?
how do planets form?
what does the solar nebular theory state about how our solar…
solar nebular theory
what did Immanuel Kant name the theory that describes the pro…
observable facts
what does the solar nebular theory account for?
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Formation of the Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Solar nebula
Planetesimal
The sun and all the other bodies that travel around it.
A celestial body that orbits the sun.
A rotating cloud of gas and dust from which the sun and other…
A small body from which a planet originated in the early stag…
Solar System
The sun and all the other bodies that travel around it.
Planet
A celestial body that orbits the sun.
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science solar system formation quiz
What were early astronomers most focus…
What did early civilizations use their…
Explain retrograde motion
Formation of solar system
they mapped the solar system, found the distance between cele…
observations were used to create calendars, mostly for farmin…
apparent westward motion of a celestial object with respect t…
1 rotating nebula begins to collapse, 2 protostar forms in th…
What were early astronomers most focus…
they mapped the solar system, found the distance between cele…
What did early civilizations use their…
observations were used to create calendars, mostly for farmin…
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Science Formation of the Solar System Test
Atmosphere, biosphere, anthrosphere, g…
System
Open system
Closed system
Five spheres that make up Earth's system
a group of interacting parts that form a complex whole
Freely exchanged BOTH energy and matter
Exchanges only energy (not matter)
Atmosphere, biosphere, anthrosphere, g…
Five spheres that make up Earth's system
System
a group of interacting parts that form a complex whole
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6B Science: Ch 20 Formation of the Solar System
nebula
solar nebula
nuclear fusion
sunspot
a large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
the cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system
the combination of the nuclei of small atoms to form a large…
a dark area of the photosphere of the sun that is cooler than…
nebula
a large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
solar nebula
the cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system
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Formation of the Solar System
nebula
solar nebula
nuclear fusion
sunspot
a large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
the cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system
the combination of the nuclei of small atoms to form a large…
a dark area of the photosphere of the sun that is cooler than…
nebula
a large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
solar nebula
the cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system
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Solar System Formation and Scale
size
terrestrial planets
Jovian planets
orbital direction
Inner planets small and outer planets large
The name often given to the four inner planets: Mercury, Venu…
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune because they are gaseous…
All planets orbit the sun in the same direction
size
Inner planets small and outer planets large
terrestrial planets
The name often given to the four inner planets: Mercury, Venu…
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Earth Science: Chapter 20: Formation of the Solar System
Nebula
Gravity and Pressure
Solar Nebula
Temperature
A large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
Two forces that interact in nebulas.
The cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system.
A measure of the average kinetic energy, or the energy of mot…
Nebula
A large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
Gravity and Pressure
Two forces that interact in nebulas.
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The Formation of the Solar System
star
hydrogen
nuclear fusion
element
an enormous ball of plasma that radiates light and heat due t…
the smallest and most common element in the universe
the process by which hydrogen atoms are fused to form helium…
a pure substance made of only one kind of atom
star
an enormous ball of plasma that radiates light and heat due t…
hydrogen
the smallest and most common element in the universe
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science, solar system, sect 1, formation of solar system
how and when did the solar system begin
galileo
jupiter's four moons
the effect of inertia
billions of years ago, a huge star went supernova and left a…
discovered jupiter had 4 moons that revolved around it so he…
Europa, Io, Ganymede, Callisto
it makes planets want to move in a straight line away from th…
how and when did the solar system begin
billions of years ago, a huge star went supernova and left a…
galileo
discovered jupiter had 4 moons that revolved around it so he…
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Chapter 19 Formation of the Solar System
solar system
nebula
solar nebula
planetesimal
the system composed of the sun ( a star) and the planets and…
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; the loca…
the nebula that formed into the solar system
the tiny building blocks of the planets that formed as dust p…
solar system
the system composed of the sun ( a star) and the planets and…
nebula
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; the loca…
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Science Final: Formation of the Solar System #15
Nebula
Contracting
Heating
Disk
Cloud of space dust and rocks before solar system was formed
After the nebula, gravity pulls everything together
After contracting, heats due to gravity and friction
After heating, matter around center spins up and flattens int…
Nebula
Cloud of space dust and rocks before solar system was formed
Contracting
After the nebula, gravity pulls everything together
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Science: CH2- Solar System Formation
Solar System
Nebula
Gas
Dust
is composed of the sun(a star) and planets and other bodies t…
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; the loca…
= hydrogen and helium
= elements such as carbon and iron
Solar System
is composed of the sun(a star) and planets and other bodies t…
Nebula
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; the loca…
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Formation of the Solar System
Solar System
Nebula
Solar Nebula
Planetesimal
A solar system is made of a star and planets that revolve aro…
The dust and gas that clump together in big interstellar clou…
The Solar Nebula is the name of the nebula that formed into o…
Tiny building blocks of planets.
Solar System
A solar system is made of a star and planets that revolve aro…
Nebula
The dust and gas that clump together in big interstellar clou…
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Formation of the Solar System
Nuclear Fusion
Sunspot
Solar Flare
Crust
Combination of the nuclei of small atoms to form a larger nuc…
a dark area of the photosphere of the sun that is cooler than…
A sudden eruption of intense high-energy radiation from the s…
the thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the man…
Nuclear Fusion
Combination of the nuclei of small atoms to form a larger nuc…
Sunspot
a dark area of the photosphere of the sun that is cooler than…
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Earth Space Science - Formation Of Our Solar System
The European Renaissance.
What happened in 1977.
When do you think the probes reached b…
Our Solar System
Gazing into the night sky, ancient people explained astronomi…
In 1977, NASA launched two unmanned space probes, Voyager 1 a…
Answer: The probes have been traveling for more than 30 years…
A solar system is a group of astronomical objects composed of…
The European Renaissance.
Gazing into the night sky, ancient people explained astronomi…
What happened in 1977.
In 1977, NASA launched two unmanned space probes, Voyager 1 a…
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Formation of the Solar System
solar nebula
protostellar disk
planetesimal
protoplanetary disk
A large cloud of gas and dust such as the one that formed our…
A region of material surrounding a star due to momentum rotat…
One of the small asteroid-like bodies that formed the buildin…
A rotating circumstellar disk of dense gas surrounding a youn…
solar nebula
A large cloud of gas and dust such as the one that formed our…
protostellar disk
A region of material surrounding a star due to momentum rotat…
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Formation of the Solar System
gravity
orbit
aphelion
perihelion
Force of attraction (pull) between objects. Mass and distance…
The path an object follows as it revolves another object.
Point on an orbit where the object is the farthest from the S…
Point on an orbit where an object is closest to the Sun.
gravity
Force of attraction (pull) between objects. Mass and distance…
orbit
The path an object follows as it revolves another object.
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Science chapter 2 astronomy formation of the solar system
Solar system
Nebulas
Solar nebula
Planetesimals
Composed of thw sun(a star) and the planets and other bidies…
Dust and gas clump together in huge interstellar clouds
The name of the nebula that formed into our own solar system
Bits of dust within the solar
Solar system
Composed of thw sun(a star) and the planets and other bidies…
Nebulas
Dust and gas clump together in huge interstellar clouds
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Formation of solar system
accretion
date for the formation of the 8 stable…
date for the creation of earth's moon
accretion disk
growth by things sticking together
4.56 billion years ago
4.45 billion years ago
a flat disk of dust and gas rotating around a massive object,…
accretion
growth by things sticking together
date for the formation of the 8 stable…
4.56 billion years ago
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Chapter 20: Formation of the Solar System
solar nubula
gravity
pressure
Planetesimals
The rotating flatted cloud of gas and dust from which the sun…
(physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the u…
Force applied over a given area
Small planetary objects that form through the action of gravi…
solar nubula
The rotating flatted cloud of gas and dust from which the sun…
gravity
(physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the u…
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Formation of Earth and Solar system
Earth's structure
Earth's internal structure
Peridotite
Xenolith
Crust: Continental 25-90km thick... Oceanic 6-11km thick... Lithos…
Crust ... Upper mantle... Transition zone... Lower mantle... Outer core... I…
A dense, coarse grained plutonic rock containing a large amou…
A piece of rock within an igneous mass which isn;t derived fr…
Earth's structure
Crust: Continental 25-90km thick... Oceanic 6-11km thick... Lithos…
Earth's internal structure
Crust ... Upper mantle... Transition zone... Lower mantle... Outer core... I…
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Formation of the Solar System, The Solar System, Solar System, The Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Solar nebula
Planetesimal
The sun and all the other bodies that travel around it.
A celestial body that orbits the sun.
A rotating cloud of gas and dust from which the sun and other…
A small body from which a planet originated in the early stag…
Solar System
The sun and all the other bodies that travel around it.
Planet
A celestial body that orbits the sun.
Science Unit 2- The Formation Of the Solar System
Explain the relationship between dista…
Explain the relationship between mass…
Why is the strength of gravity greater…
Why do you think gas planets have more…
The more distance the less gravity and the less distance more…
The more mass the more gravity and the less mass less gravity
There is less gravity on the moon than the earth
Because they have a stronger gravitational pull
Explain the relationship between dista…
The more distance the less gravity and the less distance more…
Explain the relationship between mass…
The more mass the more gravity and the less mass less gravity
Formation of the Solar System
Gravity
Orbit
Aphelion
Perihelion
The force of attraction between two objects due to their mass…
The path that a body follows around another body in space.
In the orbit of a planet or other body in the solar system, t…
The point in the orbit of a planet at which the planet is clo…
Gravity
The force of attraction between two objects due to their mass…
Orbit
The path that a body follows around another body in space.
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Geoscience, Formation of the Solar System
solar system
nebula
solar nebula
planetesimal
the system composed of the sun ( a star) and the planets and…
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; the loca…
the nebula that formed into the solar system
the tiny building blocks of the planets that formed as dust p…
solar system
the system composed of the sun ( a star) and the planets and…
nebula
a large cloud of dust and gas in interstellar space; the loca…
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Earth Science: Chapter 20: Formation of the Solar System
Nebula
Gravity and Pressure
Solar Nebula
Temperature
A large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
Two forces that interact in nebulas.
The cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system.
A measure of the average kinetic energy, or the energy of mot…
Nebula
A large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
Gravity and Pressure
Two forces that interact in nebulas.
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Earth Science Midterm - Formation of Universe/Solar System
astronomy
galaxy
astronomical unit
electromagnetic spectrum
the branch of science that deals with celestial objects, spac…
a system of millions or billions of stars, together with gas…
a unit of measurement equal to 149.6 million kilometers, the…
the range of wavelengths or frequencies over which electromag…
astronomy
the branch of science that deals with celestial objects, spac…
galaxy
a system of millions or billions of stars, together with gas…
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Formation of Our Solar System
ancient
prehistoric
comet
heliocentric
very old
from the time before humans recorded history
a body of ice and dust that orbits the sun
having the sun as the center
ancient
very old
prehistoric
from the time before humans recorded history
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Kerns Science 2016 - U7 Solar System & Earth Formation
Gravity
Solar Nebula
Solar Wind
Accretion
The force of attraction between two masses
A nebula formed from a supernova creating a later generation…
A stream of charged particles from a star, carries materials…
Collision and growth of an object by electrostatic and gravit…
Gravity
The force of attraction between two masses
Solar Nebula
A nebula formed from a supernova creating a later generation…
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Science study set formation of solar system
The moon is a
What is a satellite
What fraction of the earth is the moon…
What causes the moon to orbit us
Satellite
Anything that orbits another thing
1/4
Our gravitational pull
The moon is a
Satellite
What is a satellite
Anything that orbits another thing
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Sanner Formation of the Solar System
solar nebula
protostellar disk
planetesimal
protoplanetary disk
A large cloud of gas and dust such as the one that formed our…
A region of material surrounding a star due to momentum rotat…
One of the small asteroid-like bodies that formed the buildin…
A rotating circumstellar disk of dense gas surrounding a youn…
solar nebula
A large cloud of gas and dust such as the one that formed our…
protostellar disk
A region of material surrounding a star due to momentum rotat…
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Formation of the Solar System (all)
Solar Nebula
Protostellar Disk
Planetesimal
Protoplanetary Disk
A rotating cloud of gas and dust from which the sun and plane…
A flattened gas cloud surrounding a forming star.
A small body from which a planet originated.
A dust of gas and dust, surrounding a new star, from which pl…
Solar Nebula
A rotating cloud of gas and dust from which the sun and plane…
Protostellar Disk
A flattened gas cloud surrounding a forming star.
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Unit 3: Solar System/ Formation
solar system
gravity
aphelion
perihelion
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
A force that pulls objects toward each other
point in a planet's orbit that is farthest from the sun
point in orbit nearest to the sun
solar system
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
gravity
A force that pulls objects toward each other
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CLMS Formation of the Solar System Sequence
1
2
3
4
4.6 BYA a cloud of gas and dust (solar nebula) existed.
A nearby star (supernova) exploded. The nebula compressed (sq…
Gravity pulled the mass (stuff) to the center of the nebula.
The solar nebula began to rotate.
1
4.6 BYA a cloud of gas and dust (solar nebula) existed.
2
A nearby star (supernova) exploded. The nebula compressed (sq…
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Chapter 20: Formation of the Solar System
Nebula
Solar Nebula
Nuclear Fusion
sunspot
a large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
the cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system
the combination of the nuclei of small atoms to form a larger…
a dark area of the photosphere of the sun that is cooler than…
Nebula
a large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
Solar Nebula
the cloud of gas and dust that formed our solar system
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Gravity & The Formation of the Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Solar nebula
Planetesimal
The sun and all the other bodies that travel around it.
A celestial body that orbits the sun.
A rotating cloud of gas and dust from which the sun and other…
A small body from which a planet originated in the early stag…
Solar System
The sun and all the other bodies that travel around it.
Planet
A celestial body that orbits the sun.
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Formation of Our Solar System
Formation of our Solar System
Why is the composition of the inner pl…
In what shape does the Earth orbit the…
True or False: the sun is at the exact…
Step 1. A cloud of dust and gas collapsed.... Step 2. The temper…
The inner planets formed from heavier elements. The lighter e…
Earth's orbit is oval
False, the sun is not at the exact center of the Earth's orbit.
Formation of our Solar System
Step 1. A cloud of dust and gas collapsed.... Step 2. The temper…
Why is the composition of the inner pl…
The inner planets formed from heavier elements. The lighter e…
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Formation of Our Solar System
Formation of our Solar System
Why is the composition of the inner pl…
In what shape does the Earth orbit the…
True or False: the sun is at the exact…
Step 1. A cloud of dust and gas collapsed.... Step 2. The temper…
The inner planets formed from heavier elements. The lighter e…
Earth's orbit is oval
False, the sun is not at the exact center of the Earth's orbit.
Formation of our Solar System
Step 1. A cloud of dust and gas collapsed.... Step 2. The temper…
Why is the composition of the inner pl…
The inner planets formed from heavier elements. The lighter e…
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Solar System Formation
nebula
nebular hypothesis
Jovian planets
Terrestrial planets
an interstellar cloud of gas and dust
the most widely accepted model to explain the formation and e…
the four gas giants in our outer solar system
the four rocky planets in our inner solar system
nebula
an interstellar cloud of gas and dust
nebular hypothesis
the most widely accepted model to explain the formation and e…
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Formation of the solar system, minor bodies in our solar system, formation of the moon
supernova
nebula
protoplanet
outer planets or gas giants
A star that suddenly increases greatly in brightness because…
A large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
A body that grows by the accumulation of planetesimals but ha…
Consisting of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. These pla…
supernova
A star that suddenly increases greatly in brightness because…
nebula
A large cloud of gas and dust in interstellar space; a region…
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Formation of the Solar System
1
2
3
4
4.6 billion years ago a cloud of gas and dust (solar nebula)…
Explosion of a nearby star made the nebula compress & contrast.
Gravity pulled mass to the center.
The nebula began to rotate
1
4.6 billion years ago a cloud of gas and dust (solar nebula)…
2
Explosion of a nearby star made the nebula compress & contrast.
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Formation of the Solar System
Astronomical Unit
Debris
Eccentricity
Ellipse
1 Astronomical Unit =... 149,597,871 kilometers
scattered fragments, typically of something wrecked or destro…
deviation of a curve or orbit from circularity
In mathematics, an ellipse is a curve on a plane surrounding…
Astronomical Unit
1 Astronomical Unit =... 149,597,871 kilometers
Debris
scattered fragments, typically of something wrecked or destro…
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Solar System Formation
planetary system
Solar System
nebular hypothesis
nebula (pl. nebulae)
A system of planets and other smaller objects in orbit around…
The gravitationally bound system made up of the Sun, planets,…
The first plausible theory of the formation of the Solar Syst…
A cloud of interstellar gas and dust, either illuminated by s…
planetary system
A system of planets and other smaller objects in orbit around…
Solar System
The gravitationally bound system made up of the Sun, planets,…
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Formation of the Solar System
Big Bang Theory
Formation of the Milky Way Galaxy
Fusion
Formation of the Solar System 1- Nebula
13.7 Billion years ago- Cosmic Explosion.
8 Ga
Fundamental physics principle- fusing light elements together…
Roughly spherical, slowly rotating nebula begins.
Big Bang Theory
13.7 Billion years ago- Cosmic Explosion.
Formation of the Milky Way Galaxy
8 Ga
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