If you've been paying attention to the scientific search for extraterrestrial life you'll already know that in recent months the frosty Saturn moon Enceladus is looking mighty tempting. The ice-covered ocean world has a steamy hot center...Show More Summary
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 around and snapped this farewell mosaic image of Saturn. Its title. "Farewell to Saturn." More »
Saturn's Enceladus has become a prime search location for alien life as potentially habitable waters appear to flow beneath its icy crust.
Today Mercury trines Eris (which also involves Saturn and Uranus). This might be a reminder that tension can often be defused if everyone treats one another with kindness and respect. This is... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
Thanks to the efforts of NASA and its incredibly reliable Cassini spacecraft, we now know more about Saturn and its moons than ever before, but it seems there are still some surprises in store for scientists studying the planet and its natural satellites. Show More Summary
In a fitting farewell to the planet that had been its home for over 13 years, the Cassini spacecraft took one last, lingering look at Saturn and its splendid rings during the final leg of its journey and snapped a series of images that has been assembled into a new mosaic.
On September 15th, NASA's Cassini spacecraft ended its hall of fame mission to Saturn with a dramatic plunge into the gas giant's atmosphere. NASA has now released a mosaic of Saturn and its rings created from images snapped by the beloved...Show More Summary
Many factors in his natal chart describe a person under extreme inner pressure, but also with the ability to be innovative (Saturn conjunct Uranus). He might have groomed himself into a scientist,... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
Just days before its destruction, Cassini took 42 images that have been used to create one last stunning mosaic of all of Saturn and its rings.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft was an incredibly reliable machine, providing an incredible amount of data and relaying countless observations from its orbit around Saturn. It also took some glorious photos during its extended mission, and...Show More Summary
A new study led by a University of Bristol earth scientist has shown that recently reported unexpected behavior on Titan, the largest moon of Saturn, and is the only moon in our solar system to have a substantial atmosphere, is...
The First Quarter Moon is Monday, November 27. Mercury climbs higher in the evening twilight and is closest to Saturn low in the early evening sky on the 28th. Venus is lost in the morning twilight while Jupiter is now prominent. Mars is close to the bright star Spica on the 30th.The First Quarter Moon is Monday, November 27. Show More Summary
(University of Bristol) A new study led by a University of Bristol earth scientist has shown that recently reported unexpected behavior on Titan, the largest moon of Saturn, is due to its unique atmospheric chemistry.
Midnight Sister Saturn Over Sunset [Jagjaguwar; 2017] Rating: 4/5 I n Lions Love (…And Lies) — a 1969 film by Belgian-born director Agnes Varda — a young director from New York visits L.A. to discuss the terms around what may be her first Hollywood film. Show More Summary
With Mercury approaching Saturn, we get an illustration of a parent-child dynamic. In other words, even though you may be an adult, you'll want to notice when your interactions with others cause you... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
"First of all, it's important to leave aside the idea that Earth received all its water via the impacts of comets from very distant regions. These 'deliveries' also occurred, but their contributions came later and were far less significant in...
50 Years AgoLast week's first Saturn V flight (called Apollo 4) may have helped NASA to catch up on the lagging timetable for landing two Americans on the Moon by 1970. By combining in one flight the first operational tests of several important components,
The New Moon is Saturday, November 18. Mercury climbs higher in the evening twilight and forms a line with Antares and Saturn low in the early evening sky. On the 20th Mercury, Saturn and the crescent Moon make a triangle, on the 21st The Moon, Saturn, Mercury and Antares form a line. Show More Summary
Embed from Getty Images—Under Saturn’s Shadow – The Wounding and Healing of Men – by James HollisSaturn, the Roman god of agriculture, helped create early civilization. Cronus, his earlier Greek incarnation, had a darker side.Saturn’s father, Uranus, feared his children’s potential. Show More Summary
ALL THESE MOONS ARE YOURS: Privately Funded Team May Launch Life-Hunting Mission to Saturn Moon Enceladus. Breakthrough Initiatives — a program founded by billionaire tech investor Yuri Milner to hunt for alien life and help explore the cosmos — is considering launching a mission that would fly through the plume of water vapor and other […]