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Topic: Saturn Moons

Bubbles Form 'Magic Islands' On Saturn Moon Titan

Disappearing 'magic islands' on Titan's sea may be streams of nitrogen bubbles that appear and disappear at random, a new study suggests. The strange phenomenon is caused by several factors.

Space April 18, 2017

NASA Prepares To Bid Adieu To Cassini Spacecraft Orbiting Saturn

NASA is poised to bid adieu to the Cassini mission in April. The 20-year old Cassini spacecraft has orbited Saturn for the last 13 years.

Space April 6, 2017

NASA's Cassini Captures Odd Shape Of Saturn Moon Pan As It Gears For Final Plunge Into Ringed Planet's Atmosphere

Cassini spacecraft captured an image of a ravioli-like Saturn moon Pan as it prepares for the Grand Finale of its mission. The final phase could settle questions about the planet and its rings.

Space March 12, 2017

Saturn's Tiny Moon Pan Looks Like A UFO, A Ravioli, An Empanada - But It's Not Weird At All In Space

The internet is in love with the latest image of Saturn's moon Pan, with people tagging it as the ravioli moon, UFO moon, and more. However, Pan is not weird at all, and here's why.

Space March 11, 2017

NASA Cassini Spacecraft Offers Never-Before-Seen View Of Saturn's Moon Pandora

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has captured a high-resolution image of Saturn's potato-shaped moon Pandora. The new photo was taken on Dec. 18, when the space probe was making its closest flyby of the moon.

Space December 29, 2016

NASA Cassini Data Show Saturn Moons May Be Younger Than Previously Thought

A new study says the moons of Saturn are young, rebutting the belief that they are 4. 5 billion years old. The finding was derived by interpreting new data from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, showing the shorter distance existing between the planet and moons.

Space December 9, 2016

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