Wednesday, November 02, 2011

Cassini shoots Heperion

The solar system’s weirdest moon | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine:

Our solar system is a fantastically bizarre place. There are worlds as varied as our imagination can grasp — in fact, they exhibit features we never imagined before we saw them up close. Storms larger than planets, moons with undersurface oceans, lakes of methane, worldlets that occasionally swap places…

… and that’s just at Saturn.

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