A Brilliant Animation Showing How Fast and at What Angle the Largest Planets in Our Solar System Rotate — Laughing Squid http://feeds.laughingsquid.com/~r/laughingsquid/~3/VOpTMO-dP_c/

Dr. James O’Donoghue, a Planetary Scientist at NASA Goddard had some spare time over the holidays, during which he created a brilliant animation of the eight largest planets in our solar system (Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune). Using NASA imagery or each planet, O’Donoghue plotted the exact rotation periods (in hours…

via A Brilliant Animation Showing How Fast and at What Angle the Largest Planets in Our Solar System Rotate — Laughing Squid

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