Day of Discovery: NEPTUNE

Today in History: The Discovery of Neptune on September 23, 1846.

103991main_neptune2Before this planet was actually seen at the Urania Observatory in Berlin, astronomers predicted its existence by using mathematics. We  now know much about  Neptune.  Take a tour of NASA's site to learn more about the planet and the discovery that almost didn't may even discover that Neptune has the fastest winds in the solar system, has rings, storms, a dark spot, and many more interesting facts.

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