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Lakes on Titan are full of methane, and the chemical is a major component of the giant planets Jupiter, Neptune, and so forth.
The Asteroid Belt in the Solar System has many such gaps, created by the gravity of the Sun and Jupiter.
By contrast, the interior of big planets like Jupiter still hold some mysteries, such as whether they have rocky cores.
When Jupiter went public in 1998, Harris was worth something like $80 million.A ‘Truman Show’ For Today: The Return of Josh Harris|Anthony Haden-Guest|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jupiter and its cousins, by contrast, are mostly made of hydrogen and hydrogen compounds.
Epimetheus, here is a beautiful woman, whom Jupiter has sent to you to be your wife.Old Greek Stories|James Baldwin
A miserable life is before that woman's husband—and, by Jupiter, he has deserved it!'Little Novels|Wilkie Collins
Owing to its large size and rapid rotation, as has already been mentioned, Jupiter is very much flattened at the poles.The Story of the Solar System|George F. Chambers
Jupiter, grinning from ear to ear, bustled about to prepare some marsh-hens for supper.The Short-story|William Patterson Atkinson
Jupiter, after warning him that he would repent his request, caused him to be sold to a tile-maker.Aesop's Fables|Aesop
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In astronomy, the largest planet in the solar system; the fifth major planet from the sun. Jupiter is largely composed of gases. It is named after the ruler of the Roman gods (see under “Mythology and Folklore”). Jupiter is visible from Earth.