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17 septembrie...

Pe data de 17 septembrie 1789, astronomul William Herschel a descoperit Mimas, cel de-al șaptelea satelit al planetei Saturn cunoscut la acea vreme.

Mimas are un diametru de 396 km, fiind cel mai mic corp din Sistemul Solar care a devenit sferic datorită propriei gravitații. 62 more words

Rubrici Periodice

September 17 - Enterprise vs Death Star

Not really, but it’s a good headline.

Mimas, or Saturn I, (sometimes known as the “Death Star” for reasons obvious to anyone who’s ever seen one of the original… 226 more words

Going On Up There Then

For Max & Haydn...

Have you ever wondered what the Earth sounds like as it travels through space? Well then today’s your lucky day. Even though space is a vacuum, planets have a changing magnetic field that vibrates, which is the sound you hear when listened too through a specially designed instrument called, “Waves on the Wind Spacecraft (*1),” which converts radio wave energy into sound waves. 348 more words

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