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Cassini Swan Song Image of Saturn Left Me Speechless

Planets and robots lack hearts and minds, but they're especially good at impacting ours. In its last days before ending itself, human-built Cassini turned...

NASA Releases Halloween ‘Spooky Space Sounds’ Playlist to Make Your Party...

Everyone's heard of "Monster Mash" and "Thriller," but NASA recently released its own spooky playlist that's guaranteed to make your Halloween party the scariest...

Newly Released Cassini Image Shows Why Saturn is Clearly The Best...

Though the debate about which planet reigns supreme has been over for some time, occasionally, people need a reminder that Saturn...

Google Maps Fulfills Astronaut Dreams With New Celestial Imagery – Geek.com

Twenty years ago, the space probe launched on a mission to discover the secrets of Saturn and its family of moons. Now, anyone with...

WTF is floating around Saturn?

NASA Cassini spacecraft performed its final, fateful dive into Saturn several weeks ago, destroying itself in the planet's atmosphere and ending an incredible mission...

Take a Break And Travel Through Our Beautiful Solar System With...

We can't all go to space, but we can now take a poke around our Solar System thanks to Google Maps.The internet giant's mapping...

Cassini’s Teaching Us New Things About Saturn From Beyond the Grave

Although Cassini has vaporized in Saturn's atmosphere, scientists are still learning from its final findings. The latest discovery looks into how Saturn's rings effect...

One asteroid at a time? Nah.

Asteroids are some of the oldest and most undisturbed objects in our solar system. These miniaturized, rocky worlds have been-for the most part-peacefully...

The Last Photo Cassini Took Was Its Forever Home on Saturn

Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute For those who've followed NASA's Cassini mission these past 20 years, it's still a bit hard to believe...

NASA’s Cassini captured an unexplained Saturn ‘glitch’ before its fateful dive

NASA's Cassini spacecraft completed its incredibly successful extended mission last week, punctuated by a fiery death at the hands of Saturn's upper atmosphere. But...