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Top 10 Amazing Moons

Our solar system has over 200 moons orbiting planets, dwarf planets and asteroids. Of the moons our solar system supports, there are many that have amazing features. 1,190 more words

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Is There Room for Uranus in a Lovecraftian Solar System?

A view of the planet Uranus from the Hubble Telescope.  The white dot is its moon Ariel; the black dot is the moon’s shadow on the planet (solarsystem.nasa.gov). 489 more words

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Seeing is in some respects an art which must be learnt…Many a night I have been practicing to see, and it would be strange if one did not acquire a certain dexterity by such constant practice.

William Herschel

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