Astronomy, Cassini, Titan
27 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
Using 13 years of data obtained by Cassini’s Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (VIMS), the Cassini imaging team has produced some of the most detailed images of Titan to date.
27 Jun , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study led by researchers from John Hopkins University tackles the question of where Titan’s mysterious sand dunes come from.
19 Jan , 2018 by Matt Williams
Based on Cassini data, two new studies have been produced that reveal some new and interesting things about Saturn’s largest moon, Titan
Missions, NASA, Titan
22 Dec , 2017 by Evan Gough
NASA has chosen the Dragonfly mission concept as a finalist in its New Frontiers program. The double-quadcopter drone is designed to explore Titan and study habitability.
Cassini, Saturn, Titan
19 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
One of the many interesting finds made by the Cassini orbiter before it crashed into Saturn was evidence of a hybrid, toxic ice cloud above Titan’s southern pole.
16 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A recent study by UCLA scientists has shown a link between extreme rainstorms on Titan and surface features detected by the Cassini orbiter.
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.
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