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  • Cassini’s stunning view of Saturn on day Earth waved

    The latest panoramic image of Saturn from Cassini. Credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute

    NASA has unveiled a stunning photo of ringed planet Saturn with distant Earth, Mars and Venus in the...

     
  • Do they hold Tupperware parties on Titan?

    An image from Cassini of Titan with Saturn and its rings as a backdrop. Credit: NASA/JPL

    Saturn’s largest moon Titan fascinates planetary scientists because in many ways it resembles the Earth....

     
  • Glorious image of Saturn on day Cassini viewed Earth

    Saturn photographed by Damian Peach on 19 July. Credit: Damian Peach

    We reported yesterday on the new picture of Earth and the Moon taken by NASA’s robotic space probe...

     
  • NASA probes capture new images of distant Earth

    The Pale Blue Dot revisited . . . Cassini's latest image of Earth caught beneath Saturn's rings. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute

    This astonishing photo taken by NASA’s Cassini space probe captures the fragility of our home planet...

     
  • Mercury, Venus and Saturn line up

    Mercury, Venus and Saturn photographed from Walmer, UK. Credit: Paul Sutherland

    If you have never seen Mercury before, now is a very good opportunity. The innermost planet that never...

     
  • NASA probe’s stunning new view of Saturn

    Titan appears to hang on a thread in the foreground in this amazing view of Saturn from Cassini. Credit: NASA

    We have already been spoilt for eye candy from NASA’s Cassini mission to the planet Saturn. But...

     
  • Oxygen atmosphere around moon Dione

    Dione photographed from the Cassini space probe. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

    NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has discovered a tenuous atmosphere of molecular oxygen ions around Saturn’s...

     
  • Stunning new view of moon and rings

    Cassini's stunning new image of Enceladus and Saturn's rings. Credit: NASA/ESA

    Saturn is probably the most photogenic member of the Solar System. And the highly successful joint NASA/ESA...

     
  • Saturn debate is a clash of the Titans

    A photo of Titan from the Cassini probe. Credit: NASA

    Space fans looked on fascinated this week as two leading planetary scientists conducted a gentle but...

     
  • Storm on Saturn visible to amateurs

    Storm on Saturn visible to amateurs

    One of the biggest planetary storms seen in the solar system has dramatically blown up on Saturn. It...

     
  • Lake levels are falling fast on Titan

    Lake levels are falling fast on Titan

    Liquid levels in the lakes on Saturn’s biggest moon Titan are falling fast, space scientists have...

     
  • Is there life on Saturn’s biggest moon?

    Is there life on Saturn’s biggest moon?

    Scientists have found signs that there could be life on Saturn’s biggest moon Titan. They have...