Uranus Research Paper by hicaliber

A look at the planet, Uranus.
# 94616 | 2,437 words | 8 sources | MLA | 2006 | US
Published on May 03, 2007 in Astronomy (The Solar System) , History (General) , Astronomy (General)

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This paper takes a look at Uranus, the third largest planet in the solar system. According to the paper, Uranus is approximately 15 times as massive as the Earth. The paper reports that it is believed that Uranus was discovered in 1781 by William Herschel, but actually, John Flamsteed first recorded it in 1690. Flamsteed called the planet 34 Tauri.

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