Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and the second-largest in the Solar
System, after Jupiter. ..... There are two main hypotheses regarding the origin of
the rings. One hypothesis is that the r...
In Roman mythology, Saturn is the god of agriculture. The associated Greek god,
Cronus, was the son of Uranus and Gaia and the father of Zeus (Jupiter).
Jul 4, 2008 ... Saturn is easily visible with the unaided eye, so it's hard to say when the planet
was first discovered. The Romans named the planet after ...
The oldest written records documenting Saturn are attributed to the Assyrians.
Around 700 B.C., they described the ringed planet as a sparkle in the night and ...
Includes early mythology and discovery of the gaseous planet. Includes
information on its satellites.
www.ask.com/youtube?q=History of the Planet Saturn&v=Acb567ayBVM
Dec 29, 2011 ... NASA's "What's Up" gives a good history of Saturn's rings from Galileo to ...
He thought the rings were "handles" or large moons on either side of the planet.
He said "I have observed the highest planet [Saturn] to be tripled-bodied. This is ...
The Romans knew of seven bright objects in the sky: the Sun, the Moon, and five
brightest planets. They named them after their most important gods. Saturn was ...
Apr 13, 2016 ... Second largest planet of the solar system in mass and size and the sixth in ...
Saturn's structure and evolutionary history, however, differ ...
Aug 3, 2015 ... The sixth most distant planet, Saturn orbits the Sun at an average ..... time, and
will likely teach us more about the history of our Solar System.