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Verona Rupes: Tallest Known Cliff in the Solar System

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Could you survive a jump off the tallest cliff in the Solar System? Quite possibly. Verona Rupes on Uranus' moon Miranda is estimated to be 20 kilometers deep -- ten times the depth of the Earth's Grand Canyon. Given Miranda's low gravity, it would take about 12 minutes for a thrill-seeking adventurer to fall from the top, reaching the bottom at the speed of a racecar -- about 200 kilometers per hour. Even so, the ...Read more

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18th November 2020 at 20:43
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10th November 2020 at 20:12
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30th October 2020 at 19:11
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29th October 2020 at 17:08
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26th October 2020 at 17:32
NASA’s SOFIA Discovers Water on Sunlit Surface of Moon
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17th October 2020 at 06:33
NASA Saw Something Come Out Of A Black Hole For The First Time Ever
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14th October 2020 at 19:36
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13th October 2020 at 17:02
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11th October 2020 at 18:44
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1st October 2020 at 18:34
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