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Fraser
2009-Apr-13, 03:00 AM
Take a look at this — its absolutely stunning. A couple of weeks ago, Anne wrote an article about shadows on Saturns rings. Because Saturn is approaching its equinox, in August the rings will “disappear” from our view from Earth, as the rings will be exactly edge-on. But as the rings ease [...]

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korjik
2009-Apr-13, 03:05 AM
freakin cool

mahesh
2009-Apr-13, 11:38 AM
It's simply mind-blowing; magical images, magical imaging.
Thank you to folks at the USF forum.
thank you for the opportunity, Fraser, I registered there too.

pumpkinpie
2009-Apr-13, 01:37 PM
Wow.

In the zoomed in version of the movie, we see many bright clumps. Do we know how big those clumps are?