Saturn

01.26.16
Cassini starts preparing for its sensational grand finale
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Cassini starts preparing for its sensational grand finale

The spacecraft is moving to higher altitudes in preparation for its last year.

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12.19.15
Cassini leaves Saturn's moon Enceladus after one last mission
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Cassini leaves Saturn's moon Enceladus after one last mission

The space probe will study Enceladus' heat before it bids farewell and explores Saturn's rings.

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10.16.15
Cassini takes close-up pictures of Saturnian moon's north pole
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10.16.15

Cassini takes close-up pictures of Saturnian moon's north pole

Turns out Enceladus' northermost region is covered in craters and thin, cobwebby fractures.

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10.14.15
Cassini will soar close to Saturn moon Enceladus for the last time
10.14.15

Cassini will soar close to Saturn moon Enceladus for the last time

NASA says this is its last chance to see the natural satellite up close "for many years to come."

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09.15.15
Saturn's moon Enceladus has a global, water-based ocean
09.15.15

Saturn's moon Enceladus has a global, water-based ocean

NASA has confirmed that Saturn's moon Enceladus has a water ocean covering everything below its icy surface.

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08.24.15
The Big Picture: Saturn illuminates the surface of its icy moon
08.24.15

The Big Picture: Saturn illuminates the surface of its icy moon

Think the bright right side of Enceladus is lit thanks to the sun? Guess again.

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08.19.15
NASA releases gorgeous image of Saturn's moon Dione
08.19.15

NASA releases gorgeous image of Saturn's moon Dione

NASA today released a new image of Dione, one of Saturn's many moons, as the spacecraft responsibl...

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