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Abarbarian

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Very true. I watched the first episode of The Prisoner the other day, which was shown originally in September 1967. They had phones with no cables !!! :eek:
I have the series on VHS along with a working player so that you get the original atmosphere of the time. :D
 

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TIL some facts about Uranus.

First planet discovered using a telescope.

27 moons. They are named after characters from Shakespeare and Alexander Pope.

13 rings.

A day on Uranus lasts 17 hours.

A year on Uranus lasts 84 Earth years. :eek:

2.87 billion Km from the sun.

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Uranus's axis of rotation is also quite odd - it's almost on it's side! It is thought it was hit by a large body at some point in the distant past.
 

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Uranus's axis of rotation is also quite odd - it's almost on it's side! It is thought it was hit by a large body at some point in the distant past.
It's sometimes described as "rolling round the Sun" :D.
 

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I always liked that definition of art that I saw somewhere :

"Art is anything you can get away with."

Just about sums up some of the things that masquerade as art. :D
 
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