This Scientifically Accurate (or thereabouts) Motorized Solar System lets you see relative orbital periods of inner vs. outer planets. It is a fun way to study 38 constellations on your walls and ceiling.
It is almost like having your own planetarium. But in the comfort of your home.
Scientifically Accurate (or thereabouts) Motorized Solar System
- Geared to display the relative orbital periods of inner versus outer planets
- With star dome, serves as a 38-constellation planetarium-style projector
- Sun dome with LED
- Eight planets (fans of Pluto, show us how you accommodated everybody’s favorite dwarf planet in the comments)
- Earth’s moon (glued to model Earth for simplicity or to simulate a great calamity)
- Asteroid belt (built into the base) between Mars and Jupiter
- Star dome for projecting the constellations
- 28-page constellation guide
- Batteries: 4 AA batteries (not included)
- Auto-off after 20 minutes preserves the batteries
- Dimensions: 13 1/2″ x 10″ x 6 1/2″
- Weight: 3 lbs.
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