Saturn

Seeing Dawn On Saturn Is Breathtaking

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Tech

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has taken an absolutely stunning image of Saturn just as the Sun starts to creep over the horizon. Proving that dawn looks...

The First True-Colour Images Of Saturn's Polar Vortex Are Stunning

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Tech

During its 12 year exploration of Saturn, NASA’s Cassini probe has returned some spectacular photography. Among the most striking photos are those o...

Cassini Images: Probe Relays Staggering Photo Of Titan's Atmosphere

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Tech

Cassini has returned a striking photo of bright, feathery methane clouds drifting across Saturn’s moon Titan. The image was captured as the probe ma...

New Footage Shows Cassini's First Death-Defying Dive Over Saturn

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Tech

NASA has released a movie sequence of images captured during Cassini’s first death-defying dive in between Saturn and its rings. The footage compris...

Listen To The Eerie Sound Of The Giant Void Between Saturn And Its Rings

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Tech

NASA has released an eerie sound recording taken by Cassini from the huge void that exists between Saturn and its rings. While the recording is full o...

Cassini Spacecraft Returns Staggering Close-Ups Of Saturn's Atmosphere

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Tech

NASA has regained contact with Cassini after the probe completed its first death-defying dive in between Saturn and its rings. As communications were ...

NASA's Cassini Probe Snaps A Spectacular Shot Of Earth In Between Saturn's Rings

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK Tech

Before NASA’s Cassini probe began its final few orbits of Saturn, it returned a stunning photo of Earth dwarfed by the gas giant’s iconic rings. T...

NASA's Newest Discovery

Frontier | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Tech
Frontier

Earth is a world composed of water but we have now just discovered that we have ocean worlds all around us. Some which could possibly harbour life. So what is it about water that is so life giving?

Saturn's Moon Could Support Life, Which Is Pretty Amazing News

Press Association | Poorna Bell | Posted 14.04.2017 | UK Tech
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There are four requirements needed for life to exist, and in an “exciting” discovery, Saturn’s moon Enceladus may fulfill three of those. Hydrot...

The Surface Of Saturn's Moon Titan Is Like Something Out Of A Science Fiction Novel

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Tech

‘Electric sands’ could be the answer to why Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, is capable of forming 300-feet high sand dunes that face against the d...

NASA Reveals The Most Detailed Images Of Saturn's Rings Ever Taken

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Tech

NASA’s Cassini probe has returned the most detailed photographs of Saturn’s rings ever taken. The craft is currently on a death-defying journey th...

The Cassini Probe Returns Yet Another Stunning Close-Up Of Saturn

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK Tech

NASA’s Cassini probe has returned yet another stunning close-up of Saturn’s atmosphere, after beginning its death-defying journey through the gas ...

Stunning Picture Shows Tiny Moon Surfing On The Rings Of Saturn

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK Tech

Of the 62 confirmed moons that orbit Saturn, none has more pluck than Daphnis. A tiny dot compared to the gargantuan size of Saturn, Daphnis’ orbit ...

Winter Solstice 2016: When Is The Shortest Day Of The Year?

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK

Officially the first day of winter, the winter solstice occurs when the North Pole is tilted 23.5 degrees away from the sun. The event will occur on W...

NASA's Cassini Probe Returns Stunning Close-Up Photos Of Saturn

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Tech

NASA’s Cassini probe has returned stunning close-ups of Saturn’s atmosphere, after beginning its death defying journey through the gas giant’s i...

You Can't Notice It, But Something Weird Is Happening To Saturn's Rings

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 24.08.2016 | UK Tech

It might be over a decade since the Cassini space probe first identified Saturn’s Daphnis moon, but we are still no closer to knowing what it looks ...

Alien Life On Titan Could Form Without The Need For Water At All

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.07.2016 | UK Tech

Saturn’s hellish moon Titan could have become one of our strongest candidates for finding alien life. The planet has for some time been garnering th...

Is There Anything More Perfect Than This Picture?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Tech

Cassini has captured this absolutely perfect picture of Saturn's moons Enceladus and Tethys almost flawlessly lined up above Saturn. As the hyp...

This Alien World Is Actually Our Best Picture Of Titan, Saturn's Mysterious Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Tech

Take a look at Titan and then at our own moon and you'd be forgiven for being a little jealous of Saturn's largest companion. It's absolutely stunning...

NASA Reveals An Incredible Secret Lying Beneath The Surface Of Enceladus

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK Tech

NASA has confirmed that Saturn's moon Enceladus has a massive ocean covering its entire surface. The astonishing discovering was made using vast qu...

These Final Pictures Of Saturn's Moon Dione Are Utterly Humbling

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.08.2015 | UK Tech

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has been orbiting Saturn for the last 11 years taking what can only be described as some of the most stunning and humbling p...

Saturn's Moon Prometheus Is Unlike Anything You've Seen Before

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Tech

This is Prometheus. At just 53 miles in diameter this humble little rock is in fact one of Saturn's smallest moons. Visually, it's alien to the not...

Saturn's Moon Looks An Awful Lot Like The Death Star

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Tech

Star Wars Day might be over but that hasn't stopped us taking note that even our own Solar System has hidden connotations with the film phenomenon. ...

Saturn's Moon Enceladus Could Support Underwater Life

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Tech

Saturn's moon Enceladus is proving to be more interesting than Saturn itself. NASA researchers have followed a series of 'breadcrumbs' back to the moo...

Saturn's Moons Look Incredible In Colour

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Tech

Saturn has a lot of moons. So many in fact that NASA hasn't got round to naming all of them. What makes each one so special however is that each one i...