Everyone Is Loving the Odd Uranus Storm

November 15, 2014 4:19 PM

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Everyone Is Loving the Odd Uranus Storm

Scientists have recently discerned sudden and intense storms on the surface gas giant planet Uranus. It was a puzzling discovery for many reasons.

7 years ago, the planet reached its closest solar point in its 42-year orbital cycle. Being this close to the sun might have explained the storms, but they are happening NOW and not seven years ago, and this is what scientists find puzzling.

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