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Fraser
2017-Nov-14, 06:40 PM
According to a new study, Neptune's system of moons may have been drastically altered thanks to the arrival of its largest moon, Triton.
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agingjb
2017-Nov-14, 07:59 PM
"In all three cases, the satellites that orbit these gas giants have prograde, low-inclination orbits."

Should the article not distinguish regular and irregular satellites for Jupiter, Saturn and Uranus? There are plenty of retrograde satellietes of Jupiter and Saturn.