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2009-Jul-30, 04:00 PM
A new estimate of Saturn's rotation rate reveals days on the gas giant are five minutes shorter than previously believed — and that Saturn's atmosphere has much in common with that of its planetary neighbor, Jupiter. The new results appear today in the journal Nature. (Image caption: Saturn as photographed by Cassini-Huygens. Credit: NASA) (...)Read the rest of [...]

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