Thursday, 17 February 2011

A380 Take-off

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Freakiest Places in the Solar System

Tallest, deepest, hottest, weirdest: Our solar system is a place of extremes. In a new book, The 50 Most Extreme Places in Our Solar System, authors David Baker and Todd Ratcliff take readers on a sightseeing tour of gas giants, icy moons, and the heat-blasted inner planets. Here we present a sampling of our favorite extraordinary locales.