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Saturn is beautiful this time of year
Saturn is a beautiful plant with the cool blue colors and the planetary rings. Caltech estimates that Saturns rings are abut 175,000 miles around, but only 3200 feet thick.  (http://coolcosmos.ipac.caltech.edu/ask/108-How-large-are-Saturn-s-rings-) The rings are also composed of 99.9% pure water ice and small particles of between 1-10cm. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rings_of_Saturn) Planet Saturn... Read more
Massive solar geomagnetic storm on the Sun this week!
Did you know there is a massive geomagnetic super storm on this Sun that could affect Earth. There is a major coronal hole #88 and #89 that might face Earth and cause widespread electrical outages and affect radio communications. So there is a possible high speed solar wind rushing... Read more