View Full Version : Uranus' Rings Seen Edge On

2007-Aug-23, 04:00 PM
Once every 42 years, the angle between Uranus and the Earth is perfectly lined up so that the planet's rings are seen edge on. Since the rings were only discovered back in 1977, this is the first opportunity astronomers will have to view the planet without the glare and dust from the rings. ...

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2007/08/23/uranus-rings-seen-edge-on/)

2007-Aug-24, 09:16 PM
Well, nice to see you got the image from the website squared away... :)