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  1. #1 Hexagon on Saturn 
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    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases...0327121941.htm

    This is interesting. What do you suppose is going on here?

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    I think it's a border that is created by the equilibrium border between different gasses. It's flat because altitude is a factor, and hexagons are very stable structures.


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    isn't a hexagon kinda... unnatural?
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    Nope.
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    thats a cool picture, nature dho?
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    Quote Originally Posted by shawngoldw
    isn't a hexagon kinda... unnatural?
    Snowflakes are hexagons, remember?
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    so are cells in bee hives
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