The second planet from the sun. Venus orbits the sun every 225 days at an average distance of 67 million miles (108 million kilometers). Venus comes closer to Earth than any other planet.Venus rotates slowly on its axis in a clockwise direction, which which astronomers call a "retrograde" rotation because…

Explore Science Dictionary

Seymour Science Blog

Home from School? I am Reading AloudTuesday March 24, 2020

Home from School? I am Reading Aloud

What a strange time this is for many of us…..home from work and home from school. It is a big adjustment, and I know many of you are missing your friends and your normal routine. Still, it is wise to…

Seymour Simon on Facebook and Twitter Become a Seymour Simon Facebook Fan Follow Seymour's field notes and photos