Monday, August 21, 2017
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NASA marks 40 years since Voyager spacecraft lifted off on journey...

Voyager 2 mission director Dick Laeser looks at a platform on the end of a boom on a mock-up of the Voyager spacecraft during...

PHOTOS: NASA’s Cassini Probe Just Got Closer to Saturn Than Ever...

NASA's Cassini probe is plunging to its death. The nuclear-powered spacecraft has orbited Saturn for 13 years, and sent back hundreds of thousands of...

What NASA Saw When Cassini Stared at Saturn for 44 Hours...

This video shows us just what the Cassini spacecraft saw when it trained its cameras on Saturn non-stop for 44 hours in April 2016....

25 things to bring to the eclipse

I drew up this list for people who will be traveling to see the eclipse but won't be part of an organized travel group....

25 facts you should know about the August 21, 2017, total...

When I first wrote this blog, the event was more than three years away. Not anymore! Each day now seems to bring...

20 hot spots to view the solar eclipse

The total solar eclipse that will happen August 21, 2017, will dazzle everyone who views it. Potential observers may have some questions, however. Where...

Titan Just Got More Promising as a Place to Look for...

In addition to astrobiologists like Palmer, researchers who study the atmosphere of Titan are also thrilled by the discovery. Sarah Horst, for example, is...

‘World-Scale Experiment’: Saturn’s Moon Titan Reveals Biochemistry of Alien Life

Saturn's moon Titan presents a fascinating opportunity to test the hypothesis that there is life in space which is made up of completely different...

‘Ghostly Curtains of Light’ Observed in Saturn’s Atmosphere (VIDEO)

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has beamed back images from Saturn's southern hemisphere, showing off the ringed planet's stunning atmospheric aurorae.Aurorae happen when charged particles from...

Are we alone? Saturn’s moon Titan could be home to alien...

Saturn's moon Titan could be home to alien life, according to a recent study.The Cornell University research provided the first indisputable evidence of the...