Cassini


Cassini Mission Ends With Dives Through Saturn Rings

Cassini Mission Ends With Dives Through Saturn Rings

Cassini is going to dive the outer edge rings of Saturn from Nov. 30 to April 22....

Nov 26 2016, 6:04am CST

NASA's Cassini Probe set to fly Closest to Saturn Rings

NASA's Cassini Probe set to fly Closest to Saturn Rings

NASA said its Cassini mission is set to begin on November 30 a daring set of "ring-grazing" orbits, during which it will fly c...

Nov 23 2016, 12:22am CST

NASA's Cassini Sees Seasonal Changes on Titan

NASA's Cassini Sees Seasonal Changes on Titan

Scientists have said that NASA's Cassini mission has allowed them to observe the pattern of seasonal changes on Saturn's large...

Oct 21 2016, 12:47am CDT

Cassini Spacecraft Reveals Subsurface Ocean on Saturn's Moon Dione

Cassini Spacecraft Reveals Subsurface Ocean on Saturn's Moon Dione

Dione may be the third Saturn moon to have a subsurface ocean after Titan and Enceladus...

Oct 6 2016, 5:29am CDT

Cassini Gets Ready for Closest-ever Observations of Saturn

Cassini Gets Ready for Closest-ever Observations of Saturn

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has entered the final year of its epic voyage during which it will make the the closest-ever observa...

Sep 16 2016, 4:25am CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Discovers Flooded Canyons on Titan

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Discovers Flooded Canyons on Saturn's Moon Titan

The discovery represents the first direct evidence of the presence of liquid-filled channels on Saturn's largest moon Tita...

Aug 10 2016, 11:28pm CDT

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Finds Methane Sea on Titan

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Finds Methane Sea on Titan

New research confirms that one of the largest seas on Saturn's moon Titan is filled with liquid methane....

Apr 27 2016, 9:55am CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Identifies Unique Interstellar Dust from Beyond the Solar System

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Identifies Unique Interstellar Dust from Beyond the Solar System

This is the first time when Saturn's spacecraft has found interstellar dust made of rock-forming materials instead of ice....

Apr 16 2016, 2:48am CDT

NASA's Cassini Identifies Tallest Peak on Titan

NASA's Cassini Identifies Tallest Peak on Titan

Earthlings received a recent pic of the highest mountain on Saturn’s moon. NASA seems to have done a good job in its explorator...

Mar 25 2016, 9:48am CDT

Cassini Maps Tallest Peaks on Saturn Moon Titan

Cassini Maps Tallest Peaks on Saturn Moon Titan

 In a nod to extraterrestrial mountaineers of the future, scientists working on NASA's Cassini mission have identified the...

Mar 25 2016, 2:09am CDT

NASA Cassini Completes Final Close Flyby of Enceladus

NASA Cassini Completes Final Close Flyby of Enceladus

The Cassini probe has shown some awesome photos of the moon of Saturn, Enceladus....

Dec 22 2015, 4:45am CST

Cassini to Make Final Close Flyby of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

Cassini to Make Final Close Flyby of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

Cassini spacecraft will never get that close to Enceladus again during its mission at Saturn....

Dec 18 2015, 10:38pm CST

Saturn's moon, Titan

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Provides Images of Saturn’s Moon Titan during Flyby

Saturn’s moon, Titan, had always been puzzling to scientists around the world, but NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has provided some...

Dec 8 2015, 6:32pm CST

Saturn's moon, Titan

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Detects Monstrous Ice Cloud in Titan, Saturn’s Moon

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has discovered a huge cloud of ice or frozen compounds on Saturn’s moon, Titan, around the southern p...

Nov 13 2015, 8:44am CST

NASA's Cassini Probe Dives Through Icy Plume of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

NASA's Cassini Probe Dives Through Icy Plume of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

The Cassini flyby probe spotted Saturn’s icy moon which goes by the name of Enceladus....

Oct 29 2015, 7:37am CDT

Enceladus

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft to Flyby Saturn’s Moon Enceladus, Experts Discuss Event

A team of NASA experts will be discussing the event of Cassini spacecraft’s flyby of Saturn’s moon Enceladus on Wednesday, Octo...

Oct 26 2015, 11:57am CDT

Cassini Spacecraft Captures North Pole of Saturn's Moon

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Captures North Pole of Saturn's Moon Enceladus

The moon of Saturn known as Enceladus is absolutely beautiful to gaze at in the flyby pics taken by the Cassini spacecraft....

Oct 17 2015, 5:27am CDT

Cassini Discovers Ocean Inside Saturn Moon Enceladus

Cassini Discovers Ocean Inside Saturn Moon Enceladus

NASA scientists have found that Enceladus wobbles as it orbits Saturn, indicating a global ocean is lying beneath its icy crust...

Sep 16 2015, 8:59pm CDT

NASA Cassini Captures Final Images of Saturn Moon Dione

NASA Cassini Captures Final Images of Saturn Moon Dione

The NASA Cassini Probe captured some awesome images of Saturn’s moon. Dione's pictures got taken remarkable clarity and pr...

Aug 21 2015, 10:04am CDT