Saturn


Lego Launches NASA Apollo Saturn V Rocket

Lego Launches NASA Apollo Saturn V Rocket

Apparently, those kids who want to be astronauts when they grow up can turn for inspiration to Lego construction blocks....

1 day ago, 1:06pm 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....

1 day ago, 5:20am CDT

Cassini’s Historic Saturn Dive Honored by This Google Doodle

Cassini’s Historic Saturn Dive Honored by This Google Doodle

It looks like NASA’s Cassini Doodle on Google actually has a bittersweet reality behind it. The spacecraft is doomed and this i...

2 days ago, 5:12am CDT

Earth Through the Rings of Saturn

Earth Through the Rings of Saturn

NASA's Cassini spaceraft captures the image of Earth between Saturn's rings...

1 week ago, 11:00pm CDT

Saturn Moon Enceladus and Jupiter Moon Europa are Able to Support Life

Saturn Moon Enceladus and Jupiter Moon Europa are Able to Support Life

Saturn’s moon, Enceladus has all the elements and nutrients that life needs to survive on it. It just might be hosting alien li...

Apr 14 2017, 4:29am 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

NASA Image Reveals Saturn Moon Dione’s Creusa Crater and its Rays

NASA Image Reveals Saturn Moon Dione’s Creusa Crater and its Rays

Dione's Creusa crater is featured in the lastest NASA image with the sun providing dramatic backlighting...

Feb 22 2017, 11:48pm CST

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

Saturn's Moon Titan Still Have Mysterious Clouds

Saturn's Moon Titan Still Have Mysterious Clouds

Saturn's Moon Titan is Having Strange Clouds...

Dec 30 2016, 8:45am 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

Dust Reveals Clues to the Origin of Saturn's C Ring

Dust Reveals Clues to the Origin of Saturn's C Ring

Analysis reveals that Saturn's C ring is younger than previously thought...

Dec 10 2016, 1:04pm CST

NASA Saturn Probe Beams back first Images from new Orbit

NASA Saturn Probe Beams back first Images from new Orbit

Since beginning the latest phase of its mission, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has sent to Earth its first views of Saturn's atmos...

Dec 9 2016, 12:51am CST

Saturn Moons younger than previously thought: Study

Saturn Moons younger than previously thought: Study

Saturn's moons may be younger than previously thought, says a study based on freshly-harvested data from NASA's Cassini mission...

Dec 8 2016, 12:22am 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

NASA Saturn Mission makes first ring-grazing Plunge

NASA Saturn Mission makes first ring-grazing Plunge

NASA said its Cassini spacecraft has successfully made the first close dive past the outer edges of Saturn's rings since beginn...

Dec 6 2016, 10:25pm 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

Saturn’s North Polar Hexagon has Changed its Color

Saturn’s North Pole Hexagon has Changed its Color

Mysterious hexagon has changed its color from blue to gold. The color change could be the result of seasonal changes on the pla...

Oct 25 2016, 11:39pm 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

NASA spots Mysterious Ice Cloud over Saturn's Moon Titan

NASA spots Mysterious Ice Cloud over Saturn's Moon Titan

NASA's Cassini probe has found a strange ice cloud over Titan that appears to be made up of compounds that barely exist in the...

Sep 22 2016, 3:27am 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 Plans to Send Submarine to Saturn's Moon Titan

NASA Plans to Send Submarine to Saturn's Moon Titan

Saturn's moon Titan is unique in the outer solar system in that it is the only one of the bodies outside the Earth with liquid...

Aug 27 2016, 12:40am CDT

Cassini’s New Image Shows Brightly Colored Clouds Surrounding Saturn

Cassini’s New Image Shows Brightly Colored Clouds Surrounding Saturn

New image taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft reveals clouds in northern hemisphere of Saturn in stunning detail....

Aug 11 2016, 1:36pm CDT

Grand Canyon Gets Solid Competitor at Saturn's moon Titan

Grand Canyon Gets Solid Competitor at Saturn's moon Titan

In a significant find, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has discovered deep, steep-sided canyons on Saturn's largest moon Titan that a...

Aug 11 2016, 12:40am CDT

Saturn’s Moon Rhea Looks Dazzling Bright in NASA’s New Image

Saturn’s Moon Rhea Looks Dazzling in NASA’s New Image

NASA's Cassini spaceraft captures Saturn's second largest moon Rhea as it shines in the sunlight....

Aug 2 2016, 3:45am CDT

Tethys Hovers Over Saturn in New Spectacular Image

Tethys Hovers Over Saturn in New Spectacular Image

NASA's Cassini spacecraft captures Saturn's moon Tethys shining over the planet's north pole....

Jul 13 2016, 12:00am CDT

Life Could Exist on Saturn's biggest Moon Titan

Life Could Exist on Saturn's biggest Moon Titan

Liquid water is a requirement for life on Earth. But on Saturn' s largest moon Titan, life might exist beyond the bounds of wa...

Jul 11 2016, 12:09am CDT

NASA Stunned by Mysterious Object Disrupting A Saturn Ring

NASA Stunned by Mysterious Object Disrupting A Saturn Ring

NASA's Cassini spacecraft spots unusual activity in Saturn's outermost ring....

Jun 16 2016, 7:13am CDT

Scientists to Explore Saturn's Icy Moon Enceladus for Alien Life

Scientists to Explore Saturn's Icy Moon Enceladus for Alien Life

In one of its most ambitious projects in deep space, a team of NASA researchers are proposing to send robots at the center of i...

Apr 25 2016, 1:36am CDT

Saturn Moons and Rings Younger Than the Dinosaurs, New Study Says

Saturn Moons and Rings Younger Than the Dinosaurs, New Study Says

The satellites of Saturn (Titan comes to mind) may have preceded the giant lizards that once ruled the earth on the timeline....

Mar 25 2016, 10:43am 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

GM Recalls 200K Saab and Saturn Cars due to Takata Parts

GM Recalls 200K Saab and Saturn Cars due to Takata Parts

The cars will be recalled from the US and Canada since they contain defective Takata airbag inflators....

Feb 18 2016, 5:52am CST

Five planets in the visible sky

Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn All Come Together For Visibility Till February

If you have always wanted to catch sight of the five planets at the same time across the bright sky, then this is the time to d...

Jan 21 2016, 2:02am CST

Can You See a Third Moon in This Stunning View of Saturn?

Can You See a Third Moon in This Stunning View of Saturn?

The NASA Cassini probe took pics of Saturn’s three moons. One of these is inconspicuous....

Jan 5 2016, 3:16am CST

NASA Captures Saturn's Moons as They Align to Perfection

NASA Captures Saturn's Moons as They Align to Perfection

Saturn's moons Enceladus and Tethys are lined up so perfectly that NASA called it 'bull's-eye moons'....

Dec 16 2015, 9:51pm CST

Dead Star Tear Apart Asteroid to Form Saturn-like Disk

Dead Star Tears Apart Asteroid to Form Saturn-like Disk

The collision resulted in the creation of a glowing debris ring....

Nov 11 2015, 10:38pm CST

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

Secret of Saturn Rings Unlocked

Secret of Saturn Rings Unlocked

Scientists find the secret behind Saturn's rings. The rings follow a mathematical law....

Aug 6 2015, 8:03am CDT