ring systems

Uranus’ Rings are Surprisingly Bright in Thermal Emissions

New observations by ALMA and the VLT provide the most-detailed look yet at Uranus' system of rings, revealing things about…

2 years ago

Beautiful Planetary Rings Are Dead Dwarf Planets! Dead Dwarf Planets!!!

A new study from a team of Japanese researchers shows that the rings of the gas giants might be the…

5 years ago

An Exoplanet With Huge Rings Intrigues

A new study by a team of researchers has shed further light on J1407b, a distant exoplanet that is believed…

5 years ago

Centaurs Keep Their Rings From Greedy Gas Giants

Minor planets like Chariklo are good at keeping their ring systems away from larger planets, and we are beginning to…

5 years ago

Outer Space – Mind Blowing Video from Jupiter and Saturn

Video Caption: This mesmerizing video unveils incredibly amazing sequences around Jupiter and Saturn from NASA’s Cassini and Voyager missions set…

10 years ago