1. Welcome to Venus.
Venus, the second planet from the sun, is an oddity in many ways.
With this week’s ultra-rare transit of Venus, in which the planet will pass in front of the sun as seen from Earth on Tuesday (June 5), we here think it’s a great time to take a look at the peculiar quirks of one of our closest neighbors in the solar system.
Without further ado, here are the top 10 weirdest things about the planet Venus.