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Fraser
2009-Mar-13, 10:00 PM
Scientists have spotted an S-shaped feature*in the center of the vortices on Venus that looks familiar — because they've seen it in tropical cyclones on Earth.Researchers from the United States and Europe spotted the feature using NASA's Pioneer Venus Orbiter and The European Space Agency's Venus Express. Their new discovery confirms that massive, swirling wind [...]

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