Use these sites to find out facts about the world we live on. Think about the fastest, highest, biggest and best!
- ScienceKidsNZ: Planet Earth Facts
- Newsround’s Interesting Facts about Earth
- MakeMeGenius.com: Earth Facts
- National Geographic: Earth
- KidsAstronomy: Earth
- KidsNinePlanets: Earth
- Buzzle: Fasts about Earth
- KidzWorld: Earth
- Yahoo!’s 10 Fun and Interesting Facts About Earth for Kids
- KidsGeo: About the Planet Earth
If you would like to visit an observatory, the nearest one I know of is the Milner K. Ford Observatory, opposite Bagshaw Museum, Wilton Park (near top entrance), Batley, WF17 0AS. There are public viewings on the 1st Friday of the month from 8pm to 9.30pm (October to March).