24 Apr , 2017 by Matt Williams
Because of its extremely eccentric orbit, slow rotation, and lack of an atmosphere, Mercury experiences extreme variations in surface temperature.
Astronomy, News, Stars
7 Nov , 2016 by Matt Williams
The discovery of a millisecond pulsar orbiting a low-mass white dwarf star has astronomers puzzled, mainly because its orbit defies conventional models of stellar formation
Astronomy, Guide to Space
6 May , 2016 by Matt Williams
The planet Mars has a highly eccentric orbit around the Sun, and takes a little under two years for it to complete a single orbit
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