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Mona Evans
Mona Evans • 51 weeks ago

Uranus. Its blue color comes from methane crystals in the atmosphere. The rings do circle the equator, but Uranus is tipped so much on its axis that it orbits on its side. (Image credit: Voyager, NASA) Mona Evans, "Uranus Facts for Kids" www.bellaonline.c...

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