Planetary Pinball - Uranus Gets The "Tilt" - Universe Today
[/caption] Popular theory on how Uranus ended up with a highly eccentric axis has always been pretty standard – one giant blow. However, at today’s (October 6) EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting in Nantes, astronomers are thinking things may have occurred slightly differently. Instead of a singular impact, the glowing blue-green gas giant may have been the … Continue reading "Planetary Pinball – Uranus Gets The “Tilt”"