NASA finds Neptune moons locked in ‘dance of avoidance’

Screenshot of animation illustrating how the odd orbits of Neptune’s inner moons Naiad and Thalassa enable them to avoid each other as they race around the planet.Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Even by the wild standards of the outer solar system, the strange orbits that carry Neptune’s two innermost moons are unprecedented, according to newly published research.advertisement Orbital […]

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