Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are the planets in our solar system. To date, 919 planets orbiting around 709 stars have been discovered. Of all the known planets, only one, the Earth, is know to contain life.

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A planet meaning 'wandering star' is an astronomical object orbiting a star or stellar remnant that is massive enough to be rounded by its own gravity, is not massive enough to cause thermonuclear fusion, and has cleared its neighbouring region of planetesimals.

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