Find out interesting facts about the second planet from the sun – Venus. Learn about its acid clouds, the greenhouse effect, its surface, atmosphere and geological composition. Read about missions to the planet and scientific use of its gravity. Learn about the Transit of Venus in 2004. These pages also contain quizzes, word search, and coloring pages.
Find out here why Venus is called the Evening or Morning Star. Read about clouds on the planet that makes it the hottest planet in our solar system. To read more and to view Venus images and watch a movie advance to Level 2 version of this page.