Fact #494

Not all raindrops are made of water. On Venus, and other moons and planets, rain is made of sulfuric acid or methane. Even stranger: on a planet 5,000 light years away, scientists found raindrops made of iron rather than water.
Source: http://www.rd.com/slideshows/rain-facts/#slideshow=slide3

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