Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday October 07, 2011

How Uranus Got Knocked On Its Side

Seriously, I have no idea what happened to Uranus or why it looks so strange.

Uranus is unique among all the planets of the solar system because it essentially orbits on its side, with its axis tilted nearly perpendicular to the Sun. Now astronomers have finally solved the mystery of why Uranus looks so strange.