Did you know that Saturn is the second largest planet in our solar system? It's also the least dense planet, meaning that it would float if you placed it in water! This gas giant is unique in many ways, and here we'll explore some of the most interesting facts about Saturn.
1. Saturn has the longest day of any planet in our solar system, lasting for 10 hours and 33 minutes! 2. It's also home to the largest moon in our solar system, Titan. 3. And finally, Saturn has some of the most beautiful rings of any planet in our solar system.
Did you know that the first recorded observation of Saturn's rings was made by Galileo Galilei in 1610? However, it wasn't until 1655 that Christiaan Huygens correctly identified them as rings.