The Loom

Saturn’s Lovely Ears

i-99c2c2b12f9d8b7406479a90c48364e0-saturn crop.jpgGalileo discovered Saturn’s rings, but called them ears. If only he could see what Cassini sees.

Cue kettledrums

Comments

  1. #1 Scott Elyard
    October 13, 2006

    Awe redefined.

  2. #2 Peter
    November 13, 2006

    Ears indeed. I just hope the Inquisition put him right on that one, too. And none of that ‘Earpur si muove’ when say his skinny heretical ass down.