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Uranus, the sideways planet

by Isaac Asimov

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Published by G. Stevens Pub. in Milwaukee .
Written in English

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  • Uranus (Planet)
    • Subjects:
    • Planets.,
    • Uranus (Planet) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Uranus (Planet)

    • About the Edition

      Describes the characteristics of the seventh planet from the sun as revealed in the information sent back by Voyager 2.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Isaac Asimov.
      SeriesIsaac Asimov"s library of the universe
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB681 .A85 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2407345M
      ISBN 101555323499, 1555323243
      LC Control Number87042594

        () -- Uranus’s highly tilted axis makes it something of an oddball in our Solar System. The accepted wisdom is that Uranus was knocked on its side by a single large impact, but new. The more astronomers studied this new planet, the clearer it became that it was an odd one. Consider the seasons on a world turned sideways: Summer on Author: David Moscato.

        Book a Reading with Joni Today! Want to learn Vedic Astrology from Joni? Join my online University of Vedic Astrol.   Uranus: The Planet of Rebellion. Uranus wasn’t discovered until As one of the outermost planets, it moves rather slowly through the zodiac. The result is that its effect is felt more generationally than individually. Uranus brings with it a new way of looking at things, and its approach is best met with an expanded consciousness.

        The Paperback of the The Sideways Planet: Uranus by Nancy Loewen, Jeffrey Joseph Yesh | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpAuthor: Nancy Loewen.   New research suggests that the giant planet may have suffered two massive impacts early in its history, which would account for its extreme, mysterious axial tilt. knocking Uranus sideways and.


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Uranus book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Describes the characteristics of the seventh planet from the sun as revealed /5(3).

The tilted planet Uranus was likely knocked onto its side by a series of impacts rather than by a single knockout blow, researchers say. The results shed light on the evolution of Uranus and its. Uranus is the seventh planet from the has the third-largest planetary radius and fourth-largest planetary mass in the Solar is similar in composition to Neptune, and both have bulk chemical compositions which differ from that of the larger gas giants Jupiter and this reason, scientists often classify Uranus and Neptune as "ice giants" to Orbital period: yr, 30, d.

Transcript. Five Facts About the Sideways Planet. Published: Aug Onscreen: Five facts about Uranus 1. Uranus was first seen with the help of a telescope in These and dozens of other fascinating facts provide a perfect high-interest introduction to the seventh planet from the Sun, Uranus.

Filled with information perfectly suited to a second-grade audience, this accessible, high-impact book combines solid science, technology, and even math with up-to-the-minute information, odd and often quirky.

Get this from a library. Uranus: the sideways-spinning planet. [Ellen Lawrence] -- An introduction to the planet Uranus that provides facts, a craft activity, and a glossary. An interesting effect of Uranus' sideways tilt is that the tail of the planet's magnetic field is twisted like a corkscrew.

This false-color view of the rings of Uranus was made from images taken by Voyager 2 on Jan. 21,from a distance of million kilometers ( million miles).

Get this from a library. Uranus, the sideways planet. [Isaac Asimov] -- Describes the characteristics of the seventh planet from the sun as revealed.

The Sideways Planet: Uranus (Amazing Science: Planets) Library Binding – January 1, by Nancy Loewen (Author) › Visit Amazon's Nancy Loewen Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

5/5(2). The informational book Uranus written by Ruth Owen is a very amazing is a special looks like a big ice ball. Uranus is a very icy planet it is made of gas and ice hydrogen and helium. Uranus is very cold no one can live on it.4/5.

Uranus: The Sideways Planet. First glimpsed in 18th-century England, Uranus is the first planet to be discovered in modern times. More fully revealed by its encounter with Voyager 2 inUranus surprises and mystifies us to this day.

Isaac Asimov inroduces young readers to the dark moons and rings, nearly horizontal axis, and other. Uranus: The Sideways Planet (Isaac Asimov's Library of the Universe) Library Binding – May 1, by Isaac Asimov (Author) › Visit Amazon's Isaac Asimov Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Price: $ Describes the characteristics of the seventh planet from the sun as revealed in the information sent back by Voyager 2.

Now on home page Uranus, the sideways planet Asimov, Isaac; Abstract. Describes the characteristics of the seventh planet from the sun as revealed in the information sent back by Voyager 2. URANUS (PLANET) No Sources Author: Asimov, Isaac.

The term for Uranus which is the “Sideways Planet” comes from the fact that it is tilted sideways. If you would observe the other planets in the solar system, you will not find another planet that is like this.

This spins on its side and this is the reason why its rings that are a bit darker than that of Saturn’s are also titled sideways. From a sideways spin to an aromatic atmosphere, the seventh planet from the sun harbors many scientific curiosities.

Find out fascinating facts about Uranus, including the. the orbit of uranus is sideways and the way the orbit of the planet and the gravity and ive seen in books of the planet uranus the rings are parelel of the poles or the axis is tipped on the side.

Uranus is the coldest planet in the solar system. Uranus is tilted sideways. Uranus is a beautiful blue in color. "Ice giant" takes 84 Earth years to orbit the sun. Book Description Paperback. Condition: New.

Paperback. We know that the distant planet Uranus spins sideways, but it still has secrets. Discovered less than years ago, and so far away that only one spacecraft has made the trip, humans ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability.

32 pages. /5(5). Anyway, Uranus is the 7th planet from the Sun, and the 3rd largest planet in the Solar System. Jupiter and Saturn get all the spacecraft and Hubble space telescopes, but Uranus is.

Series of bumps sent Uranus into its sideways spin, new research suggests Date: Octo Source: Europlanet Media Centre Summary: Uranus' highly tilted axis makes it something of an.Scientists suspect that a planet-size object knocked Uranus sideways in the early days of its formation.

It has spun like a top toppling over ever since, which makes for some oddball seasons and decades devoid of even a glint of the sun’s faint light. Uranus is the seventh planet from the sun and the first to be discovered by scientists. Although Uranus is visible to the naked eye, it was long mistaken as a star because of the planet's dimness.