The Universe

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Empty regions between bodies in the Universe
Collection of hundreds of billions of stars
Giant ball of hot gas emitting light and large amounts of heat
Sun and eight planets orbitting around it
A planet's natural satellite
Celestial body in orbit around a star
Small rocky body orbitting the Sun
Small body consisting of frozen gases, ice and dust which orbits the Sun
Piece of rock or metal that burns and glows brightly in the sky as it falls from outer space into the Earth's atmosphere
A mass of stone or metal that has reached the earth from outer space
Region of space having a gravitational field so strong that no matter or radiation can escape