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Venus's History

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In Roman Mythology, Venus was named after the God of love and beauty, Aphrodite. It is the only planet in our solar system to be named after a goddess. In fact, every discovery that has been made on that planet is named after a mythological women.  Venus is divided into 2 different bodies, such as Eosphorus as the morning star and Hesperus as the evening star. 

 

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