Now we know why Jupiter doesn’t have rings as big and glorious as Saturn

Given its similarities to its neighbor, Saturn, it seems natural to wonder why Jupiter also doesn’t have an impressive and extensive system of visible rings. Unfortunately, this is not the reality. While Jupiter has rings, they are thin, brittle, and brittle to dust, and can only be seen when illuminated by the sun from behind. …

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