Questions tagged [gas-giants]

For questions relating to gas giants: large planets composed of gases (usually mostly hydrogen and helium).

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Light reflecting off a gas giant onto its moon

Okay, thanks to Ash, I know how to calculate the percent power of light hitting a planet at various angles. It is equal to (cos(theta))^2, where theta is incident angle. I have a gas giant with a ...
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Life in a Neptune atmosphere?

https://phys.org/news/2021-06-life-atmosphere-sub-neptune-planet.html This article suggests that if extremaphiles were transported by meteorite to a neptune-like planet they might be able to establish ...