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May 03, 2013
SATURN DAILY
See Saturn at its Best and Brightest
Huntsville AL (SPX) May 03, 2013
The Solar System is a beautiful place filled with wonders that NASA space probes are only beginning to discover. There's a tendency, though, for people to become indifferent; every year Hubble, Cassini, MESSENGER and other spacecraft beam back gigabytes of jaw-dropping images. After a while, you don't have any more "gasps" left in you. Well, maybe just one more. Inhale deeply, because at the end of April, Saturn will put on a breathtaking display. No space probe is required to see it. Just s ... read more
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Cassini Gets Close-Up Views of Large Hurricane on Saturn
NASA's Cassini spacecraft has provided scientists the first close-up, visible-light views of a behemoth hurricane swirling around Saturn's north pole. In high-resolution pictures and video, sc ... more
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Saturn's youthful appearance explained
As planets age they become darker and cooler. Saturn however is much brighter than expected for a planet of its age - a question that has puzzled scientists since the late sixties. New research publ ... more
ROCKET SCIENCE

Apollo-Era Test Stand Being Prepared for SLS Core Stage Testing
Before NASA's new Space Launch System (SLS) flies to space on its inaugural mission in 2017, it will fly in place at the agency's Stennis Space Center in Mississippi. The B-2 Test Stand at Ste ... more
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Spacecraft returns dramatic images of massive hurricane on Saturn
NASA says the Cassini spacecraft has sent back the first close-up, visible-light views of a behemoth hurricane swirling around Saturn's north pole. ... more


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NASA Probe Observes Meteors Colliding with Saturn's Rings
NASA's Cassini spacecraft has provided the first direct evidence of small meteoroids breaking into streams of rubble and crashing into Saturn's rings. These observations make Saturn's rings th ... more
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IRON AND ICE

Herschel links water in Jupiter's stratosphere to 1994 comet impact
Astronomers have finally found direct proof that almost all water present in Jupiter's stratosphere was delivered by comet Shoemaker-Levy 9, which struck the planet in 1994. The result is based on n ... more
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Titan's Methane: Going, Going, Soon to Be Gone?
By tracking a part of the surface of Saturn's moon Titan over several years, NASA's Cassini mission has found a remarkable longevity to the hydrocarbon lakes on the moon's surface. A team led ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Revealed: the Pentagon's secret UFO-hunting program

NATO urges Russia to respond to US missile concerns

N.Korea must 'earn its way back to table,' Tillerson tells UN

China sidesteps blame over S. Korean journalist's beating

US envoy says 'real dialogue' needed with N. Korea

Mattis emphasizes diplomacy in dealing with Iran

N. Korea 'agent' charged with WMD sale plot in Australia

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Ice Cloud Heralds Fall at Titan's South Pole
An ice cloud taking shape over Titan's south pole is the latest sign that the change of seasons is setting off a cascade of radical changes in the atmosphere of Saturn's largest moon. Made from an u ... more
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Blame it on the Rain (from Saturn's Rings)
A new study tracks the "rain" of charged water particles into the atmosphere of Saturn and finds there is more of it and it falls across larger areas of the planet than previously thought. The ... more
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NASA Team Investigates Complex Chemistry At Titan
A laboratory experiment at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., simulating the atmosphere of Saturn's moon Titan suggests complex organic chemistry that could eventually lead to the b ... more
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STELLAR CHEMISTRY

Sun block for the "Big Dog"
An international team of astronomers, including researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy and from the University of Cologne, successfully identified two titanium oxides in the e ... more
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Saturn is Like an Antiques Shop, Cassini Suggests
A new analysis of data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft suggests that Saturn's moons and rings are gently worn vintage goods from around the time of our solar system's birth. Though they are tin ... more
24/7 News Coverage
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A dynamic East Antarctic ice sheet has repeatedly grown and shrunk

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Scientists share various perspectives on ozone layer recovery

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Primordial mutation helps explain origin of some organs in vertebrates

SATURN DAILY

'Hot Spots' Ride a Merry-Go-Round on Jupiter
In the swirling canopy of Jupiter's atmosphere, cloudless patches are so exceptional that the big ones get the special name "hot spots." Exactly how these clearings form and why they're only found n ... more
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Rhea Rev 183 Raw Preview
NASA's Cassini spacecraft captured these raw, unprocessed images of Saturn's moon Rhea during a close flyby on March 9, 2013. This flyby marks the mission's last targeted encounter with Rhea and onl ... more
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Cassini Makes Last Close Flyby of Saturnian Moon Rhea
NASA's Cassini spacecraft will be swooping close to Saturn's moon Rhea on Saturday, March 9, the last close flyby of Rhea in Cassini's mission. The primary purpose will be to probe the interna ... more
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NASA says Mars rover Opportunity back on the job after standby time

Opportunity in Standby as Commanding Moratorium Ends

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Scientists Use Laser to Find Soviet Moon Rover

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Russia rekindles Moon exploration program, intends setting up first human outposts there


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Spacecraft returns dramatic images of massive hurricane on Saturn

Cassini Gets Close-Up Views of Large Hurricane on Saturn

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VENUSIAN HEAT

Cassini Spies Bright Venus From Saturn Orbit
A distant world gleaming in sunlight, Earth's twin planet, Venus, shines like a bright beacon in images taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft in orbit around Saturn. One special image of Venus an ... more
STELLAR CHEMISTRY

Modeling Jupiter and Saturn's possible origins
New theoretical modeling by Carnegie's Alan Boss provides clues to how the gas giant planets in our solar system-Jupiter and Saturn-might have formed and evolved. His work was published recently by ... more
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A Window into Europa's Ocean Right at the Surface
If you could lick the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Europa, you would actually be sampling a bit of the ocean beneath. A new paper by Mike Brown, an astronomer at the California Institute of Technol ... more
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Cassini Still Going Strong Investigating Saturn's Moons
NASA's longstanding Cassini mission to Saturn continues to provide scientists with exciting new insights on moons Titan and Enceladus as well as the planet's striking rings, Planetary Science Instit ... more
24/7 Energy News Coverage
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Britain seeks closer ties to China's Belt and Road

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Cassini Sheds Light On Cosmic Particle Accelerators

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Cassini Sees Titan Cooking up Smog

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NASA's Cassini Watches Storm Choke on Its Own Tail

ROCKET SCIENCE

NASA Engineers Resurrect And Test Mighty F-1 Engine Gas Generator

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Titan Gets a Dune "Makeover"

ROCKET SCIENCE

NASA Engineers Resurrect And Test Mighty F-1 Engine Gas Generator

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Cassini Suggests Icing On A Lake

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Frozen hydrocarbon ice on Titan's oceans?

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Cassini Instrument Learns New Tricks

VENUSIAN HEAT

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Titan, Saturn's Largest Moon, Icier than Scientists Thought

NASA's Cassini Sees Abrupt Turn in Titan's Atmosphere

Cassini Finds a Video Gamers' Paradise at Saturn

NASA's Vehicle Assembly Building Prepared for Multiple Rockets

Cassini Halloween Treat: Titan Glows in the Dark

Saturn's giant storm reveals the planet's churning atmosphere

Giant impact scenario may explain the unusual moons of Saturn

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What's Baking on Titan?

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Saturn and its Largest Moon Reflect Their True Colors

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