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Haumea, the most peculiar of Pluto companions, has a ring around it

  • Thu, 12 Oct 2017 21:16
The trans-neptunian belt contains four dwarf planets, among which Haumea stands out for its extremely elongated shape and rapid rotation. A stellar occultation makes it possible to establish the main physical characteristics of this previously little known body -- among which most surprising was the presence of a ring. All Top News -- ScienceDaily

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