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Why is Uranus tilted so much on its axis?


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This is one of the big mysteries in the solar system. It's probably because Uranus was hit by something really big in its early history, knocking it off it's old rotational axis (which would be expected to be in the same plane as the orbit like most of the other planets).

A Smith



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