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What Do the Stars Foretell for Barack Obama?

Sreedhar Pillai | Posted 11.07.2012 | Media
Sreedhar Pillai

President Obama is entering a phase of strongest support from his stars according to the Indian way of star gazing and judging one's future.

LOOK: Old Saturn Probe Snaps Spectacular New Images

Posted 08.30.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 08/30/2012 09:30 AM EDT on SPACE.com NASA's Cassini probe has beamed home stunning images of Saturn and Titan, th...

NEXT WEEK: Rare 'Quadruple' Sight For Skywatchers

Posted 07.19.2012 | Science

By: Geoff Gaherty Published: 07/18/2012 06:22 PM EDT on SPACE.com As the moon makes its monthly rounds in its orbit around the Earth, it frequen...

PHOTOS: New Look At Saturn's Spectacular Rings

Posted 07.15.2012 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 07/13/2012 04:24 PM EDT on SPACE.com The dazzling rings of Saturn are taking center stage in amazing new pictures snapp...

PHOTO: Strange Vortex Discovered On Saturn's Moon

Posted 07.11.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 07/10/2012 07:18 PM EDT on SPACE.com A NASA spacecraft has spied a vortex swirling in the atmosphere high above...

One Of Saturn's Moons May Have Ocean Below Surface

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 07.01.2012 | Science

LOS ANGELES -- Scientists reported Thursday on the strongest sign yet that Saturn's giant moon may have a salty ocean beneath its chilly surface. If ...

The Planetary Event: How it May Change Your Life

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 08.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

Something important, unique and unusual is occurring that may change your life and the America you live in. There are two rare planetary cycles happen...

Scientists Report Surprising Find On Planet's Moon

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 06.13.2012 | Science

LOS ANGELES -- In a surprise find, scientists say they have spotted hints of a methane-rich lake and several ponds near the equator of Saturn's bigges...

TONIGHT: Watch Moon, Mars Do Celestial Dance

Posted 05.28.2012 | Science

By: Joe Rao Published: 05/27/2012 07:13 AM EDT on SPACE.com Monday evening will bring us a first quarter moon, offering U.S. skywatchers a chance ...

NASA Probe Has Close Encounter With Saturn's Icy Moons

Posted 05.05.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 05/04/2012 03:12 PM EDT on SPACE.com NASA's Cassini spacecraft zoomed by two Saturn moons this week to take what ...

TONIGHT: Saturn, Moon And Star Powwow In Night Sky

Posted 05.03.2012 | Science

By: Geoff Gaherty Published: 05/02/2012 04:11 PM EDT on SPACE.com Look toward the southeast on Thursday night (May 3) about an hour after sunset...

PHOTO: Saturn And Its Moons In Glorious Hi-Def

Posted 05.04.2012 | Science

The international Cassini spacecraft mission is a match made in heaven: it pairs advanced imaging technology with Saturn, arguably our most photogenic...

LOOK: Coolest Images From Hubble Telescope After 22 Years In Space

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.01.2012 | Science

The Hubble Space Telescope launched on April 24, 1990, ushering in a new era in space exploration. From its low-earth orbit, the telescope can take...

THIS WEEKEND: Best Time To See Saturn

Posted 04.13.2012 | Science

By: Geoff Gaherty Published: 04/11/2012 05:04 PM EDT on SPACE.com When amateur astronomers reflect on the most memorable sights of their lifetim...

PHOTOS: Saturn's Moons Icily Bleak In Close-Ups From Cassini

Posted 03.30.2012 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 03/30/2012 06:45 AM EDT on SPACE.com NASA's workhorse Saturn orbiter Cassini has just beamed back stunning new v...

Saturn's Icy Moon Rhea Seen In Breathtaking Close-Ups, Courtesy NASA Spacecraft

AP | Posted 03.13.2012 | Science

PASADENA, Calif. -- The pockmarked surface of Saturn's second-largest moon has come into sharper focus in new images released by NASA. The space agen...

Saturn Moon Found To Have Oxygen Atmosphere

Posted 03.05.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 03/05/2012 07:15 AM EST on SPACE.com This story was updated at 10 p.m. ET. A NASA spacecraft circling Saturn has...

Cara Santa Maria

TALK NERDY TO ME: Our Favorite Astrophysicist Geeks Out

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 04.28.2012 | Science

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PHOTOS: Saturn Does Cosmic Dance With Its Moons

Posted 02.09.2012 | Science

Is Saturn our most photogenic planet? Have a look at this magnificent shot featuring Saturn's famous rings and Enceladus, one of the planet's 62 moons...

Saturn on Steroids: Ringed Alien World Glimpsed Outside Solar System

| Charles Q. Choi | Posted 01.13.2012 | Science

AUSTIN, Texas – An enigmatic object detected five years ago in space may be a ringed alien world comparable to Saturn, the first such world discove...

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...

This Image Of Saturn Is REAL

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 11.09.2011 | Technology

This is a photo of Saturn, not an artist's futuristic sci-fi rendition. NASA's Cassini spacecraft, which continues to orbit Saturn, captured this p...

PHOTOS: Massive Storm Moves Across Saturn, Eight Times The Size Of Earth

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 09.07.2011 | Green

This storm on Saturn is bigger than you can possibly imagine. According to NASA, it's actually eight times the surface area of Earth. It is the big...

How to Catch a Comet

SETI Institute | Posted 05.31.2011 | Technology
SETI Institute

Few comets are ever featured on the front page of the New York Times, but Shoemaker-Levy 9 was when it collided with Jupiter in 1994. It went out with a bang -- end of story. Or so we thought.