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science-space channel #Space and Time

Saturn | What Do Saturn's Rings Conceal?

The Solar System contains millions of objects, from tiny meteoroids to majestic gas giants. The largest planets in the system are accompanied by dozens of satellites, with Saturn in the lead in terms of their number.

A big number of celestial bodies of all sorts of chemical composition and size are constantly looping around it following bizarre trajectories and interacting with each other. Some of them form giant rings, which is truly a spectacular sight. However, this wasn’t always the case...

00:00 - Intro

00:46 - How did Saturn's rings form?

03:14 - Saturn's rings

06:47 - Enceladus 

09:06 - Tethys

11:40 - Titan

14:29 - Ending

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