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Unformatted text preview: Earths to fill it. Its orbit is tilted 27 degrees from the planets main ring plane. It is extremely cold (negative 316 degrees Fahrenheit), yet it still shines with thermal radiation. One of Saturns moons, Phoebe, orbits in the ring and is most likely the source of all of the dust and ice that makes up the ring. Another moon, Iapetus, orbits in the opposite direction as Phoebe, and scientists now believe that material from this new large ring moves inward and crashes into Iapetus....
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2010 for the course HISTORY v55 taught by Professor Lui during the Spring '10 term at Art Inst. KC.
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