What is a huge group of stars, gas and dust in space called?

Galaxy
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What is the name of the spacecraft that took the first men to the moon?
Apollo 11
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Which gas comprises most of Venus' atmosphere?
Carbon Dioxide
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Which of Jupiter's moons is covered by active volcanoes?
Io
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Who was the first U.S. woman astronaut?
Sally Ride
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Which branch of science did young Carl Sagan tell his grandfather he wanted to practice?
Astronomy
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About how many days does it take for the moon to pass through all phases?
29
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What is the sixth planet from the sun?
Saturn
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Which astronomical body is 3.67 billion miles from the sun?
Pluto
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What is Earth's nearest neighbor in space?
The Moon
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What is the constellation in the shape of a winged horse called?
Pegasus
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What is a huge exploding star radiating as much energy as the sun would over about 10 billion years?
Supernova
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What causes the moon to shine?
Reflected Sunlight
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What does the astronomical object called Charon orbit?
Pluto
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What is the name for a body in orbit around the Sun?
Planet
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By what name is a quasi-stellar radio source better known?
Quasar
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Which Apollo mission was launched on January 31, 1971?
Apollo 14
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The Astronomical Unit (AU) is a unit of measurement based on the average distance between what two bodies?
The Earth And The Sun
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How long does it take Mars to rotate on its axis?
24 Hr 37 Min
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Who was the third person to walk on the moon?
Pete Conrad
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How many planets are there in the Solar System (including Pluto)?
9
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How many stars make up the Big Dipper?
7
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What is the second planet in distance from the sun?
Venus
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Who first proposed the heliocentric model of the solar system?
Aristarcus
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Which constellation represents a hunter with weapons?
Orion
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