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Fraser
2007-Nov-13, 05:59 PM
This week, we're on to the next planet in the solar system. Having only visited it up close once with Voyager 1, we don't know much about this sideways-spinning ice giant. ...

Read the full blog entry (http://www.universetoday.com/2007/11/13/podcast-uranus/)

Ray Bingham
2007-Nov-13, 07:57 PM
Enjoyed the podcast on Uranus. My question would be just how long does it take for the planed to occult a star. Seems like at its distance and speed it would take very long.

OneHotJupiter
2007-Nov-14, 02:44 PM
I thought it was Voyager 2 that went to Uranus , but the post said Voyager 1 , what gives?

antoniseb
2007-Nov-14, 04:22 PM
I thought it was Voyager 2 that went to Uranus , but the post said Voyager 1 , what gives?
Sometimes the bloggers write off the cuff stuff, and misremember history.

Jerry
2007-Nov-14, 05:26 PM
Since Voyager II launched before Voyager I, and Voyager I is traversing faster and now further away, it is really easy to confuse which one is which.

...Or is it Voyager II that is further?