Cassini


NASA Cassini Spacecraft Flies Inside Saturn Rings, Stares into Strange Vortex

NASA Cassini Spacecraft Flies Inside Saturn Rings, Stares into Strange Vortex

Cassini is set to burn up in Saturn’s atmosphere on Sept. 15...

Aug 31 2017, 3:14pm CDT

NASA Announces Cassini Spacecraft’s End-of-Mission Activities

NASA Announces Cassini Spacecraft’s End-of-Mission Activities

Cassini will end its voyage next month by crashing into Saturn...

Aug 27 2017, 9:06am CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Set to Begin Final Five Orbits around Saturn

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Set to Begin Final Five Orbits around Saturn

On Sunday, August 13, the spacecraft will make the first of five passes over Saturn's upper atmosphere...

Aug 13 2017, 7:40am CDT

Cassini Spacecraft Finds Surprisingly Vast Void Between Saturn’s Rings

Cassini Spacecraft Finds Surprisingly Vast Void Between Saturn’s Rings

The region between the rings and Saturn is "The big empty", says NASA researchers....

May 8 2017, 3:43pm CDT

New Video Shows Cassini Spacecraft’s First Dive Over Saturn

New Video Shows Cassini Spacecraft’s First Dive Over Saturn

The stunning movie makes viewers feel as they are flying over the Saturn's surface...

May 6 2017, 1:01pm CDT

Cassini Sends First Saturn Images of its Historic Ring Dive

Cassini Sends First Saturn Images of its Historic Ring Dive

Some of the beautiful pictures of the Cassini spacecraft diving into the rings of Saturn are finally here....

Apr 28 2017, 5:20am CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Completes Final Flyby of Titan

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Completes Final Flyby of Titan

Cassini flies through Saturn's moon Titan for the last time and transmits images of hydrocorbon seas and lakes...

Apr 25 2017, 12:56pm CDT

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft will Makes its Final Close Flyby of Titan This Weekend

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft will Make its Final Close Flyby of Titan This Weekend

Cassini will use its radar system to reveal Saturn moon's surface lakes and seas one last time...

Apr 20 2017, 12:27pm CDT

Cassini Spacecraft is Preparing for its Death-Dive into Saturn

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft is Preparing for its Death-Dive into Saturn

The grand finale dive will begun on April 26...

Apr 6 2017, 10:02am CDT

Cassini Spacecraft Captures Close-up View of a Propeller in Saturn’s Outermost Ring

Cassini Spacecraft Captures Close-up View of a Propeller in Saturn’s Outermost Ring

This is the closest view of the propeller "Earhart" obtained yet...

Apr 1 2017, 4:45pm CDT

Cassini Spacecraft Reveals Saturn and Its Rings System in Stunning Detail

Cassini Spacecraft Reveals Saturn and Its Rings System in Stunning Detail

The view looks toward the sunlit side of rings from above the ring plane...

Jan 26 2017, 2:50am CST

NASA's Cassini Takes Closest View of Moon Daphnis

NASA's Cassini Takes Closest View of Saturn's 'Wavemaker Moon Daphnis

Cassini Captured Close View of Small Moon Daphnis...

Jan 21 2017, 2:31pm CST

Cassini will Die into Saturn’s Moon Titan

Cassini will Die into Saturn’s Moon Titan

There are 173 moons around 8 major planets of solar system, but only Titan has lakes and streams. Size of the titan is half the...

Dec 28 2016, 5:42am CST

Cassini Captures Titan's Mystery Clouds and Saturn's Moon Pandora

Cassini Captures Titan's Mystery Clouds and Saturn's Moon Pandora

Cassini, NASA’s spacecraft recently took high resolution pictures of Saturn's moon Titan's mystery clouds and Saturn&...

Dec 23 2016, 3:44pm CST

Cassini Spacecraft Beams Back First Images from New Orbit around Saturn

Cassini Spacecraft Beams Back First Images from New Orbit around Saturn

The new images show close-up views of Saturn's northern hemisphere including its incredible hexagon-shaped jet stream....

Dec 7 2016, 1:52pm CST

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