Cassini, Saturn, Titan
12 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
Before it makes its final plunge into Saturn’s atmosphere on Friday, the Cassini spacecraft made one last flyby of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon
Extreme Life, Missions, Titan
25 Aug , 2017 by Matt Williams
The John Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab recently submitted a proposal to NASA for a robotic mission to Titan known as Dragonfly.
31 Jul , 2017 by Matt Williams
A recent study by a team of NASA researchers had detected that a chemical thought to be essential to life on Titan exists in abundance on that moon.
27 Jul , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by an international team of scientists shows how Titan’s atmosphere could contain a key building block for organic molecules, which could drastic implications in the hunt for extra-terrestrial life.
Space Exploration, Titan
6 Jul , 2017 by Matt Williams
A recent study has shown that Titan’s methane lakes experience very low waves, which could make it an ideal landing spot for future missions
4 May , 2017 by Matt Williams
Elizabeth Turtle , a researcher at NASA’s JHUAPL, reveals the latest details of “the Dragonfly” – a proposal for an aerial vehicle that could explore Titan in the coming decades.
Astronomy, Cassini, NASA, Saturn, Solar System, Titan
21 Apr , 2017 by Bob King
Cassini took this rare photo of the Earth and moon on April 12 just before the start of its daring Grand Finale mission this weekend.
Astronomy, Cassini, News, Solar System, Titan
20 Apr , 2017 by Evan Gough
Titan’s so-called “magic islands” are not islands at all, but nitrogen bubbles, according to researchers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
11 Mar , 2017 by Matt Williams
At NASA’s Planetary Science Vision 2050 Workshop, presenters showed various concepts for exploring Saturn’s moon Titan with aerial platforms.
Astronomy, News, Titan
7 Mar , 2017 by Matt Williams
At last week’s Planetary Science Vision 2050 Workshop, scientists presented a concept for exploring Titan with balloons and landers.
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