This image was taken by the space probe Voyager 2, when it passed Uranus in 1986. The smooth and featureless atmosphere can't give you a true impression of the harsh conditions on the surface of this planet. On the contrary, reading our article about Uranus will give you quite a good idea why you wouldn't want to stay on this planet for too long.


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Uranus by Voyager 2
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