The Atmospheres of the Giant Planets


THE present paper is concerned with the results of an investigation carried out to ascertain the extent to which the methane molecule (CH4) is responsible for the spectrum of the major planets.


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ADEL, A., SLIPHER, V. The Atmospheres of the Giant Planets. Nature 134, 148–149 (1934).

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