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Nov 20, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Nola Taylor Redd, Contributor
NASA's Cassini spacecraft has detected a massive, never-before-seen icy cloud at the south pole of Saturn's huge moon Titan.
Oct 27, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
On Wednesday, NASA's Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft will take a deep but quick plunge through plumes of water vapor shooting out hundreds of miles into space from the planet’s small, ocean-bearing moon Enceladus.
Oct 16, 2015 04:53 PM ET // Jason Major
On Wednesday (Oct. 14), Cassini performed its scheduled “E-20” close pass of Enceladus, Saturn's icy moon that has become famous for the organics-laden geysers firing from long fissures along its southern pole.
Oct 8, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Something is erasing craters on several moons of Saturn. What are the most likely causes?
Sep 18, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
The big moons of Jupiter may have oceans underground. Although they are driven by the same mechanism, their nature can be radically different.
Sep 16, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Irene Klotz
By measuring tiny wobbles in Enceladus' orbit, scientists have figured out that Enceladus has a giant ocean.
Sep 8, 2015 01:46 PM ET // Mike Wall,
NASA is exploring the idea of putting a lander on Europa to look for signs of life.
Sep 2, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Mike Wall,
An icy moon of Saturn hangs against the face of its giant parent planet in a breathtaking new image captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
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