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The Harsh Conditions of Venus, Earth's Sister Planet

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Scientists believe Venus was primarily covered by oceans billions of years ago. Eventually, the planet became so heated its oceans evaporated away.

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. Venus' rotation goes from East to West. 00:22

  2. Billions of years ago, scientists believe Venus was primarily covered by oceans. 01:51

  3. Eventually the planet became so heated its oceans evaporated away. 02:33

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