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Saturn Moon Even More Earth-Like Than Thought

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 06.21.2015 | Science

It turns out that Saturn's moon Titan is way more similar to our own planet than we thought. Scientists previously discovered that Saturn's largest...

Life-Friendly Hot Springs May Hide Beneath Icy Moon's Crust

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.12.2015 | Science

Scientists have found yet another tantalizing clue that Saturn's moon Enceladus may have the potential to host alien life: Hot springs. Yes, new re...

WATCH: NASA Has A Wild Idea To Send A Sub To Explore Alien Sea

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 02.17.2015 | Science

NASA is mulling over plans to explore the seas of Saturn's moon Titan, and the possible mission seems like something out of a sci-fi movie. Titan's...

Saturn's 'Death Star' Moon Could Be Hiding 'Life-Friendly' Ocean

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.17.2014 | Science

One of the moons of Saturn could be home to underground water or possibly even a subsurface ocean, and if so, it might be friendly to life, scientists...

Massive Trove Of Geysers Spotted On Icy Moon

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 07.30.2014 | Science

The icy Saturn moon Enceladus sports at least 101 geysers, which reach all the way down to the satellite's subsurface ocean, new research suggests. S...

What's THAT On Saturn's Rings?

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 04.16.2014 | Science

A NASA spacecraft may have witnessed the birth of a new Saturn moon. Photographs taken by NASA's Cassini probe in April 2013 show a bright arc about ...

WATCH: Probe Finds Tupperware Ingredient In Space

Space.com | Miriam Kramer | Posted 10.01.2013 | Science

For the first time, a chemical essential for the creation of plastic on Earth has been found in a far-off part of the solar system: Saturn's largest m...

Super-Bizarre Interior Seen For Saturn's Biggest Moon

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 08.29.2013 | Science

The tough icy shell of Saturn's largest moon Titan is apparently far stronger than previously thought, researchers say. These surprising new findings...

First-Ever Topo Map Of Massive Moon Stitched Together By NASA Spacecraft

Space.com | Denise Chow | Posted 06.24.2013 | Science

Scientists have pieced together the first-ever global topographic map of Titan, Saturn's largest moon, using radar observations from veteran NASA spac...

Planet's Plain-Looking Moon May Hide Slushy Secret

Space.com | Tanya Lewis | Posted 06.10.2013 | Science

The plain-looking Saturn moon Dione may have once had a geologically active subsurface ocean, new images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft reveal. Image...

Strange Glow On Saturn's Moon Puzzles Scientists

| Posted 03.14.2013 | Science

By Sid Perkins A fluorescent glow high in the atmosphere of Titan, Saturn's largest moon, signifies the presence of a gas that astronomers have yet ...

Ambitious Mission Proposed For Saturn's Biggest Moon

Posted 02.13.2015 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 10/01/2012 10:05 AM EDT on SPACE.com While rovers are ideal for exploring Mars, a boat is best for Titan, Saturn's...

Vast Landslides On Icy Moon May Hold Clues To Earth Geology

Posted 07.30.2012 | Science

By: Nola Taylor Redd Published: 07/30/2012 01:03 PM EDT on SPACE.com Long landslides spotted on Saturn's moon, Iapetus, could help provide clues...

Saturn's 'Walnut Moon' Mystery Cracked By Astronomers

Posted 04.09.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi Published: 04/09/2012 04:18 PM EDT on SPACE.com The giant ridge around the middle of Saturn moon's Iapetus that makes it res...

Flying Titan's Skies

Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 01.05.2012 | Science

AVIATR (Aerial Vehicle for In-situ and Airborne Titan Reconnaissance) is a proposed exploration mission that could fly the skies of Saturn's moon Tita...

A Moon With Its Own Moon?

| Posted 12.17.2011 | Green

By John Matson (Click here for original article.) Could a planet have a moon that itself had a smaller moon? A former subsatellite would help e...

Mimas Moon PHOTOS: NASA Spacecraft Sees 'Pac-Man' On Saturn Moon

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has captured the highest-resolution-to-date temperature map and images of Mimas, one of Saturn's moons. The portrait of t...

Saturn Moon Titan lake: Stunning Nasa image confirms surface liquid on Saturn's largest moon

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Nasa has captured a stunning image of light reflection in the northern hemisphere of Titan, the largest moon of the planet Saturn, illustrating the pr...