Venus: The hottest planet

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Venus is the hottest planet even though it is the second planet from the Sun. Venus spins in the opposite direction of most planets. Like Earth, Venus has volcanoes and mountains. Venus also rotates very slowly, but has exceptionally fast winds. Winds can be hurricane-force, consistently! 

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