SPACE – Scientists find rings in outer space! You know, the kind that surrounds the planets?
Saturn, Jupiter, Uranus, and Neptune all have rings. For the first time astronomers discover rings around an object that’s not a planet.
Well, if it’s not a planet, then what is it?
Astronomers believe the object is an asteroid and found it orbiting the Sun between Saturn and Uranus. They noticed the miniature-sized planet had rings as it passed in front of a star way on the edge of the solar system.
We didn’t know space had edges, that’s why we call it space!
Anyway, they found the little rock 83 times the distance between the earth and the sun and 280 miles wide. Talk about out of this world.