Solar System

If you need information for a school project or are interested in the solar system, this is a great place to start! We have listed the following websites for your convenience.

  • All About Astronomy

    Easy to use information, tutorials, and fun activities.

  • Astronomy For Kids

    Space information, games, dictionary, and news.

  • The Nine 8 Planets

    A multimedia tour of the solar system. Contains photos, information and data for not only the planets, but their moons and other astronomical bodies, such as comets and asteroids.

  • Star Child: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers

    Join NASA for great information, games, and trivia about the planets and the universe.

  • World Book Kids

    Check out the World Book Kids Edition entries for all things space! Planets, stars, astronaut biographies and more!
    (This database is provided with funding from the Ocean County Library. If searching from outside the library you will need to enter your library barcode for access)

Keep in mind that the Ocean County Library has a wonderful collection of books and materials on this subject as well. Visit one of our libraries or access our online catalog to view our collection. If you need further help contact your local librarian.