In a cross-Solar System interplanetary first, our Earth was photographed during the same day from both Mercury and Saturn.… Continue reading
It was one of the largest and longest lived storms ever recorded in our Solar System.
First seen in late 2010, the above cloud formation in… Continue reading
Just days after sharing the western evening sky with Venus in 2007, the Moon moved on to Saturn – actually passing in front of the ringed planet Saturn when viewed in… Continue reading
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Orbiting in the plane of Saturn’s rings, Saturnian moons have a perpetual ringside view of the gas giant planet. Of course, while passing near the ring… Continue reading
PASADENA, Calif. — Posing for portraits for NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, Saturn and its largest moon, Titan, show spectacular colors in a quartet of images being released today. One image captures the changing hues of Saturn’s northern and southern hemispheres as… Continue reading
Humanity’s robot orbiting Saturn has recorded yet another amazing view.
Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, appears… Continue reading
Topographic computer model of Sotra Facula, an apparent ice volcano on Saturn’s moon Titan.
Not unlike the volcanoes of Hawaii, the supposed ice volcano, known as Sotra Facula, rises 5,000 feet (1,500 meters) above the surrounding plain in a large,… Continue reading