Cassini spacecraft, now in the final phase of its mission, has made a successful dive between Saturn and its rings. It is now gearing up for the final plunge into the planet's surface in September.
Space April 30, 2017
The Cassini spacecraft is alive and transmitting data. It successfully completed its first of 22 planned passes through the gap between Saturn and its massive ring system on April 26, before its anticipated fatal plunge in September.
Space April 27, 2017
Cassini spacecraft has made its prelude to the Grand Finale with its last flyby of Titan. The probe's last encounter with the moon changed its orbit so it will pass through the gap between Saturn and its rings.
Space April 25, 2017
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
Nvidia has unveiled a new graphics card called the Titan Xp, which launches at the same price as its predecessor, the Titan X. Take a look at its impressive specs.
Computers April 7, 2017
Titan, the largest of Saturn's moons, is one strange, sticky world, thanks to its electrically charged sand dunes. It is, in fact, one of the weirdest things there is in space.
Space March 29, 2017
Around 2.4 billion years ago, Earth's atmosphere was filled with toxic gases, which increased the temperatures abnormally. According to a recent analysis, million of years ago, Earth’s atmosphere was filled with methane-rich haze.
Earth/Environment March 14, 2017
NASA's Cassini probe has sent dazzling up-close images of the planet's icy rings with new details. The images have neatly captured the ring's exterior with prominence to features such as straw and propellers, which were less conspicuous in other images.
Space February 1, 2017
Cassini Spacecraft, the NASA probe on Saturn, has started sending photos of its ring-grazing orbit mission that started on Nov. 30. The images, according to NASA, show Saturn's northern hemisphere and its outer rings viewed with different spectral filters.
Space December 8, 2016
NASA’s Saturn probe Cassini spacecraft will be entering a thrilling phase from Nov. 30 with the mission of grazing the outer edge of the planet’s rings. The passes will take it closer to the dusty outer reaches of the F ring.
Space November 30, 2016
A newly released video from NASA shows methane clouds streaming across Saturn's largest moon, Titan. The gas formations were seen over the moon's northern region from Oct. 29 to Oct. 30.
Space November 8, 2016
The amount of the compound dicyanoacetylene in the stratosphere of Saturn's moon Titan should not be enough to form the mysterious ice cloud recently spotted by NASA's Cassini-Huygens spacecraft. What is the possible explanation behind this strange cloud formation?
Space September 22, 2016
Thanks to data gathered by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, scientists have detected a network of canyons flooded with liquid hydrocarbons on Saturn's moon Titan. The discovery presents first direct evidence of liquid-filled channels on the moon.
Space August 10, 2016
Alien life may be more likely than once believed on the surface of Titan, researchers discover. What other evidence do we have for extraterrestrial life on the surface of the largest moon of Saturn?
Space July 12, 2016
Both Jupiter’s moon Europa and Saturn’s moon Titan hold striking possibilities for supporting alien life. Now, a new study by scientists from NASA and Cornell University may strengthen the case for Titan.
Space July 6, 2016
Europa and Titan are the two likeliest places in our solar system to hold alien life. What are the conditions like on these giant moons, and what is the chance for life on each world?
Space May 18, 2016
A new study has found that some parts of Saturn moon, Titan, is made up of methane sea. Data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft confirmed previous speculations, enhancing existing expert knowledge about the moon.
Space April 27, 2016
Saturn is seen in a stunning new image from the Cassini spacecraft. What is next for this hardy space observatory?
Space April 5, 2016
What is the bath scum found on Saturn’s moon Titan? It is an entirely new crystalline material made of benzene and ethane, a new study said.
Space April 2, 2016
New findings speculated that Saturn's moons and rings may have formed only about 100 million years ago - or younger than when dinosaurs first roamed Earth. They pointed to the ice geysers of Enceladus and their activity to trace the birth of the spectacular rings the giant planet is known for.
Space March 27, 2016
Saturn's largest moon Titan possesses a thick and complex atmosphere that resembles that of a "frozen version" of Earth. Titan also contains mountain ranges with high peaks, but what lies beneath this moon's crust?
Space March 26, 2016
Titan possesses mountains over 10,000 feet in height, and the Cassini spacecraft has found the largest of them all. What makes this finding on Saturn's largest moon so special?
Space March 25, 2016
You won’t need a Police Box to determine what ancient Earth’s atmosphere was like billions of years ago. A team of scientists led by an associate professor at the University of Houston said the climate data in Jupiter, Saturn and Titan offer clues to our planet's weather conditions.
Space February 26, 2016
A composite image of Titan in false colors of infrared wavelengths shows surface features normally hidden beneath a hazy atmosphere. The image offers a new glimpse of the solar system's second-largest moon.
December 11, 2015
The companies promise the range of smart timepieces to be 'responsive, not intrusive.'
Wearable Tech November 23, 2015
The new ice cloud in Saturn moon Titan was imaged by Cassini spacecraft’s camera at an altitude of about 186 miles or in the low to middle stratosphere. Its size, composition, and altitude help scientists further understand Titan winters.
Space November 14, 2015
Saturn's icy surface shows a dark, H-shaped area where two dune-filled regions meet. Titan's H-shaped dune lands are so massive they can be seen from space.
Space November 5, 2015
Cassini still has ways to go before it finishes its mission in 2017 but the spacecraft has made great headway this year alone as it observed Saturn’s moons.
Space August 22, 2015
China's Tianhe-2 is the fastest supercomputer in the world, based on the 45th edition of the TOP500 list of most powerful supercomputers. Tianhe-2 is twice as fast as the second most powerful supercomputer, Cray's Titan.
July 15, 2015
The latest supercompter world rankings are in, and China is still on top. The Tianhe-2 is still nearly twice as fast as the U.S.-built Titan, which is ranked second. Computers in the U.S. make up nearly half of the top 500 list and Intel chips power 86 percent of the world's supercomputers.
Computers July 13, 2015
Lakes of methane and ethane on Saturn's largest moon, Titan, could be formed by sinkholes, NASA officials believe. What do we know about these unusual formations?
Space June 23, 2015
Researchers have found that Titan, the moon of the planet Saturn, shares many similarities with Earth. Data collated for over seven years suggest that Titan also has lakes and seas, among many other Earth-like features.
Space June 22, 2015
Polar winds are driving Titan's atmosphere, ejecting tons of it into space every day, researchers find. Our Earth is the only other body in the solar system where the phenomenon has been observed, they say.
Space June 19, 2015
Scientists explain the formation of dunes on Titan. Methane clouds that produce fast methane winds are believed to be responsible for the eastward pointing of the dunes on Saturn's moon.
Space April 14, 2015
Space exploration never looked so good. NASA video shows a conceptual submarine that could investigate the liquid methane lakes on Saturn's moon, Titan.
FUTURE TECH March 6, 2015
The report comes amidst rumors that Apple is developing its own electric vehicle to compete with Tesla.
Legal March 4, 2015
Google Titan drones will take off in a few months and Project Loon balloons are making vast improvements. At the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona, Google gave updates on these projects to bring wireless connectivity to every corner of the globe.
FUTURE TECH March 2, 2015
Titan could be home to strange lifeforms. How would these being differ from life on Earth?
Space March 1, 2015
Researchers from Cornell University modeled a hypothetical cell membrane that can function in Saturn's moon Titan in an extremely cold environment and with seas of liquid methane.
Space February 28, 2015
Retired General Motors CEO Dan Akerson warned that Apple should not enter the automobile industry, amid reports that the iPhone maker is developing an electric vehicle.
FUTURE TECH February 19, 2015
It’s the most unthinkable of the unthinkable, yet for one analyst, the notion of Apple buying Tesla actually holds some water.
Business February 18, 2015
A robotic submersible could, one day, prowl beneath the oceans of Titan.
Space February 14, 2015
NASA wants to see what is under the surface of the almost-freezing methane surface of the Kraken Mare. The space agency is looking into building a submarine for Titan, Saturn's largest moon.
Space February 13, 2015
Look ma, no guns! These videos show how an all-Titan fireteam punched their foes to death in Destiny’s toughest raid.
Video Games February 5, 2015
Dramatic images commemorate first spacecraft to land on a moon of the outer solar system. Huygens probe parachuted to icy surface of Saturn's moon Titan 10 year ago.
Space January 18, 2015