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Jets of icy spray on Saturn moon Enceladus can be 'curtain eruptions'  May 7, 1:31 pm
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A new study from NASA's Cassini mission has suggested that many features thought to be discrete jets of material erupting from Saturn's moon Enceladus might be phantoms created by an optical illusion.
How finger-like structures seen in Saturn's moon Enceladus vicinity formed  Apr 15, 4:22 pm
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): A new study has revealed that long, tendril-like structures seen in the vicinity of Saturn's icy moon Enceladus originated directly from geysers erupting from its south polar region surface.
Saturn's Titan may have violent methane storms that shape massive dunes  Apr 14, 2:36 pm
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): Saturn's largest moon, Titan, may have extremely violent methane storms, which may solve the mystery about the direction of the moon's dunes.
Mystery behind Saturn's Great White Spots 'tantrums' resolved  Apr 14, 11:36 am
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that giant storms on Saturn known as "Great White Spots" may be caused by moisture in the planet's atmosphere.
Minor planet in solar system may be 6th body to possess Saturn-like rings  Mar 17, 12:50 pm
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): In an interesting finding, a team of researchers has detected features around minor planet Chiron that may signal rings, jets or a shell of dust.
Hot springs on Saturn's moon Enceladus may support life  Mar 12, 10:31 am
Washington, Mar. 12 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft has provided scientists the first clear evidence that Saturn's moon Enceladus harbors hydrothermal activity that suggests that it could support life.
Methane-based, oxygen-free aliens may exist on Saturn's moon Titan  Mar 1, 1:09 pm
Washington, Mar. 01 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that Saturn's moon, Titan, could host methane-based and oxygen-free life form.
NASA plans to develop submarine to explore Titan's mysterious methane sea  Feb 14, 11:01 am
Washington, Feb. 14 (ANI): NASA has recently developed a concept to send a submarine to explore Saturn's moon Titan, which has mysterious vast lakes of liquid methane and ethane.
Titan behaves like Venus, Mars when exposed to raw power of solar wind  Jan 30, 5:20 pm
Washington, Jan. 30 (ANI): NASA's Cassini mission has recently found that Saturn's largest moon, Titan, behaves like Venus and Mars when exposed to raw power of solar wind.
This Sun-like star's rings are 200 times larger than Saturn's   Jan 27, 1:14 pm
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Astronomers have recently revealed that gigantic ring system around J1407b is much larger and heavier than Saturn's ring system.
Titan's dunes move only under strong winds  Dec 9, 11:36 am
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that dune particles on Saturn's moon Titan move only under winds that blow stronger than scientists previously thought.
NASA's Cassini may solve mystery of Titan's 'magic island'  Nov 11, 10:43 am
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): NASA's Cassini mission has observed new, bright features in the hydrocarbon seas of Saturn's moon Titan.
Program planet hunters reveal new planet with unusual planetary motion  Nov 1, 2:23 pm
Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): Scientists have confirmed that a low-mass, low-density planet called PH3c has a highly inconsistent orbit time around its sun.
Highly unexpected Methane clouds sighted in Titan's stratosphere  Oct 25, 12:41 pm
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): NASA scientists have recently identified an unexpected high-altitude methane ice cloud on Saturn's moon Titan, that was similar to exotic clouds found far above Earth's poles.
What lies underneath Saturn's wobbling moon revealed  Oct 17, 1:51 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): Scientists using instruments aboard the Cassini spacecraft, have measured the wobbles of Mimas, the closest of Saturn's regular moons, and observed that the back and forth wobble caused a surface displacement of 6 kilometers.
Saturn's moon Mimas may have ocean under its icy surface  Oct 17, 1:16 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the wobbles of Mimas, the closest of Saturn's regular moons, indicate that the moon either contains a weirdly shaped rocky core or has a sub-surface ocean beneath its icy shell.
Giant cold, toxic cloud hangs over Saturn's largest moon 'Titan'   Oct 2, 10:42 am
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): A new study has found that following the dramatic cooling off of the atmosphere, there is a huge toxic cloud which is floating over Titan, the south pole of Saturn's largest moon.
Why number of 'small moons' in Saturn's ring keep changing revealed   Sep 9, 12:20 pm
Washington, Sep 09 (ANI): Scientists has recently discovered why a rapid variation in the number of 'small moons' or 'bright lumps' in the Saturn's ring keep occurring since it was pictured 30 year-old by the Voyager mission.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft identifies 101 geysers on icy Saturn moon  Jul 29, 4:16 pm
Washington, July 29 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft has identified 101 distinct geysers erupting on Saturn's icy moon Enceladus.
New model designed to explore Titan's atmosphere  Jul 24, 6:19 pm
Washington, July 24 (ANI): Prof. Vladimir Krasnopolsky, researcher from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, has designed a new model that provided the latest data of Titan's atmosphere.
Titan's ocean may be as saline as Earth's Dead Sea: Study  Jul 3, 10:26 am
Washington, July 3 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that NASA's Cassini mission have provided firm evidence that ocean inside the Saturn's largest moon, Titan, might be extremely salty like Earth's Dead Sea.
Titan's building blocks may pre-date Saturn itself  Jun 24, 12:02 pm
Washington, June 24 (ANI): Researchers have claimed to have found evidence about the building blocks of Saturn's moon Titan pre-dating the planet itself.
Astronomers discover mysterious 'Magic Island 'on Saturn's moon Titan  Jun 23, 5:17 pm
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Astronomers have discovered a bright, mysterious geologic object on Cassini mission radar images of Ligeia Mare, the second-largest sea on Saturn's moon Titan amd have named it "Magic Island".
NASA scientists create recipe that captures aromatic flavors of Titan  Jun 14, 10:26 am
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Scientists at NASA claim to have created a new recipe that captures key flavors of the brownish-orange atmosphere around Saturn's largest moon Titan.
Sunsets on Saturn's moon Titan help understand hazy atmosphere of exoplanets  May 28, 4:35 pm
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Scientists working with data from NASA's Cassini mission have used Saturn's smog-enshrouded moon Titan as a stand-in to develop a new way to understand the atmospheres of exoplanets.