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...

Titan, Saturn’s Moon, Presents Volcanic-Like Structures

NASA's Cassini Orbiter successfully concluded its mission by reaching Saturn's atmosphere on September 15th of 2017. Throughout the 13 years it spent analyzing the Saturn system, it unveiled a lot of information about the gas planet and its largest moon,...

Saturn’s Hexagon Structure Could be Caused by Subsurface Vortexes

Saturn's rings are not the only unique trait the planet boasts. It also has a six-sided feature at its north pole, which researchers first discovered when NASA's Voyager 2 probe paid a visit to Saturn back in 1981.   The planet's...

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...

Titan, Saturn’s Moon, Might House Life, According to Latest Study

A team of researchers from the Chalmers University of Technology utilized quantum mechanical measurements and have showcased that azotosomes, could not be created under any conditions. Titan, Saturn's moon, doesn't have water yet oceans of ethane and methane, and the...

Great News for Skygazers — Venus and Saturn Will Be Close to Each Other on December 28th

Let's close this year with a delightful skywatch on the next weekend. If you are curious to see two beautiful planets getting near to each other, now is the time. On December 28th, Venus and Saturn will appear in the...

Titan, Saturn’s Moon, Presents Methane Lakes, Weird Terrain, Labyrinths, And More

Titan, which is the second-largest moon in our solar system, comes with a lot of mystery. There’s a thick layer of hazy methane clouds that blur the surface of Saturn's satellite, and it prevents an in-depth look at its fascinating...

First Map of Saturn’s Moon Titan Reveals Mind-Blowing Features

Just the other day, experts revealed the very first global geological map of Saturn's moon Titan. This includes vast plains and dunes of frozen organic material and lakes of liquid methane. This paints a pretty exotic world that has already...

Scientists Discovered 20 More Moons Orbiting Saturn

Saturn is known to have the most moons out of all the planets in our Solar System. Until not long ago, the record-holder for the most moons, numbered 79, was Jupiter. However, scientists have now announced that new findings place...