Yes, there is really ‘diamond rain’ on Uranus and Neptune

This illustration shows the diamond rain on Neptune.  (Image credit: Greg Stewart/SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory) The ice giants Uranus and Neptune don’t get nearly enough press; all the attention goes to their larger siblings, mighty Jupiter and magnificent Saturn.  At first glance, Uranus and Neptune are just bland, boring balls of uninteresting molecules. But hiding … Read more