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Could Saturn’s Moon Titan Be the Most Dynamic World? Scientists Think So

For almost two decades, the global space sector has focused most of its research and funds on the Red Planet. The quest for building blocks of life is one of the most challenging missions. And yet, there are dynamic worlds...
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New Research Shows How Titan’s Lakes Stratify: What Should You Know

Saturn's moon Titan has lakes composed of ethane, nitrogen, and methane. The lakes experience density-driven stratification, creating layers similar to what we have here on Earth. How is this possible? Titan's lakes seem to stratify because of a strange chemical...
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...