Astrophysics (index)

Ice Giant

(planet more massive than gas planets and less than rocky planets)

An Ice Giant is a planet consisting mostly of elements heavier than Hydrogen (H) and Helium (He) such as Oxygen (O), Carbon (C), Nitrogen (N), and Sulfur (S). Uranus and Neptune are examples.


(planet type,exoplanets)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ice_giant

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Planet Type

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