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10 Surprising facts about our Solar System you probably didn’t know!

Our Solar system is a magical box with full of mysteries. Do you think you know everything about our Solar system? Well, it has lot of surprising facts concealed in it. And here are some of the astonishing facts about our Solar system which you are probably unaware of. Mercury is not the hottest planet Since our initial school days we have been taught that Mercury is the hottest planet as it is close to sun compared to any other planets. But reality is that, Venus, the second nearest planet to the Sun is the hottest planet of our solar

What causes the super Volcano to erupt?

The volcanic eruptions are oozing out of magma from the earth core. What is magma? What causes it to explode? What are the factors responsible for volcanic eruptions?  Magma is formed by the melting of earth’s upper mantle and lower mantle. During the volcanic eruptions the magma contains some dissolved gasses. Volcano is nothing but the opening or crack through which this magma flows out. This volcano eruption occurs due to three main reasons: pressure from the gasses dissolved in magma, the buoyance of the magma and entry or collection of more and more magma in the existing region. How