SURFACE AREAIt is similar to Earth.It has mountains, valleys, plains,continents, and even areas whereoceans could be (if there’s anywater).
FACTSSometimes called the sister planetto Earth because they are so closein size.It rotates the opposite of the Earthwith Sun rising in the west and settingin the east.It has volcanoes, some of which aremany miles wide.
Bybitbybit It is the second planet from the sun.
TRAVEL TIME FROM EARTH Jet- 5 years, 5 months Rocket- one and a half months It was the first planetThere are no seasons ever to be visited andon Venus and the landed on by a spacetemperature is the probe.same all over theplanet—the weatheron Venus is alwaysvery hot!
• www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.cfm• Mercury and Venus by Rosalind Mist