Fresh Ice on One of Saturn's Moon

Astronomers Found Fresh Ice on Enceladus: What Should You Know

Saturn's moon Enceladus might seem quiet, but astronomers spotted something quite peculiar recently. Using infrared wavelengths, a team of astronomers succeeded in finding that much of the ice over Enceladus's entirety is fresh. Such a thing indicates that there might...

Saturn Has the Most Comprehensive Formation of Haze Layers in the Solar System

High-resolution images collected by the Cassini probe have helped astronomers discover the broadest system of haze layers in the Solar System, located on Saturn. The images were used for this purpose by the Planetary Science Group at the University of...
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Data From Cassini Helps Scientists Understand Saturn’s Atmosphere

A spaceship that has been studying Saturn since 2004 is still providing information collected about the planet, despite its death in 2017. The spacecraft Cassini is known for helping scientists explain why the upper atmosphere of Saturn is high in...
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Cassini Missions Ended, Leaving Behind A Lot Of Data For Scientists

The Cassini mission that was started almost three years ago, on the 15th of September 2017, has recently finished. The Cassini spacecraft has disintegrated in Saturn's atmosphere into nothingness. For more than five months, NASA's spacecraft has researched the close...