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Nasa Maps Largest Moon In The Solar System

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has produced a remarkable map of the largest moon in the Solar System. Ganymede, Jupiter's titanic moon and the largest in our local space nei...

Plastic Chemicals Found On Saturn's Moon Titan

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK Tech

A chemical commonly used in plastics here on Earth has been found on Saturn's distant moon of Titan. Propylene, which is used to make everything fr...

Nasa Says It's Spring On Titan

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Tech

Think our spring weather is bad? Nasa says it's also spring on Saturn's moon Titan - and by comparison a bit of hail and drizzle is nothing. Th...

Tonight Is A Rare Chance To See Saturn With The Naked Eye

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Tech

For amateur astronomers who want to get a glimpse of Saturn, today is your lucky day. The ringed planet is usually relatively difficult to spot bec...

Titan's 'Nile' Is A 250 Mile River Of Methane

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Tech

A 400km river of methane discovered on Saturn's moon Titan has been dubbed a "miniature extraterrestrial version of the Nile river". The strange ri...

Scientist Unveils Methane-Munching Jellyfish That Could Dwell On Saturn

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Tech

This is what evolution might have created on a world such as Saturn's moon Titan, according to a British scientist. The bizarre jellyfish-like bein...

Titan Spotted With Methane Lakes (For Humans To Fly Over)

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Tech

Lakes of shimmering methane may be hiding amid an enormous desert of shifting sand dunes in the tropics of Titan, Saturn's largest moon. Titan has ...

Diana and Callisto

Jeremy Hunt | Posted 05.05.2012 | Home
Jeremy Hunt

The announcement that Titian's Diana and Callisto has been acquired for the nation is a cause for huge celebration. Not just the fact that a masterpiece will not be going abroad - but also for what it shows about our cultural institutions. Many people thought I was wrong to make boosting philanthropy the mainstay of arts policy. But in difficult times I thought it was right to focus my energies on helping to stabilise the finances of the country's cultural fabric - which I passionately believe is one of our greatest assets.