|III. The Standard of Living in the Solar System|
A. Can you read without a flashlight on Pluto?
B. Could an all-star baseball player hit a baseball from one of the
Saturnian moons, Janus, to the other co-orbital Saturnian moon,
Epimetheus? Remember that Janus and Epimetheus trace out horseshoe orbits.
C. How large a hot-gas balloon would you need to fly you and a friend
to the top of Maxwell Mountain on Venus?
D. Imagine, as many people do, a global ocean of liquid ethane
and other hydrocarbons on Titan. How much higher are the
tides on Titan compared to the tides on Earth? Would you go surfing on them?
Students in this group: (I: Winnie, Eddy, Bhavik: Yes)