10 Interesting Facts about Io
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10 Interesting Facts about Io

July 8, 2017 Peter Christoforou 0

Of Jupiter’s Galilean moons, Io is the closest to the planet at an average distance of 422,000 km (262,219 miles), and is the moon with the highest density. It is also the solar system object […]

10 Interesting Facts about Callisto
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10 Interesting Facts about Callisto

July 5, 2017 Peter Christoforou 0

Callisto is Jupiters’ second-biggest moon, and the third-biggest moon in the solar system, after another one of Jupiter’s moons, Ganymede, and then Titan, the largest moon of the planet Saturn. As with Jupiter’s main moons […]

10 Top Astronomers from the Ancient World
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10 Top Astronomers from the Ancient World

May 14, 2017 Peter Christoforou 0

From the western historical perspective, it is sometimes easy to focus on the astronomical works of early Greek astronomers too tightly, while overlooking the worthy contributions made by earlier philosophers from other cultures that have […]

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