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Mysterious `magic island` detected on Saturn moon

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 13:56

Astronomers have discovered a bright, mysterious geologic object - that appeared and then vanished again - from Ligeia Mare, the second largest sea on Saturn`s moon Titan.

NASA scientists create recipe that captures aromatic flavors of Titan

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 12:12

Scientists at NASA claim to have created a new recipe that captures key flavors of the brownish-orange atmosphere around Saturn`s largest moon Titan.

Sunsets on Saturn`s moon Titan help understand hazy atmosphere of exoplanets

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 18:35

Scientists working with data from NASA`s Cassini mission have used Saturn`s smog-enshrouded moon Titan as a stand-in to develop a new way to understand the atmospheres of exoplanets.

Saturn probe Cassini captures first-ever pics of Uranus

Last Updated: Friday, May 02, 2014, 12:18

NASA`s Cassini spacecraft has clicked its first-ever image of the pale blue ice-giant planet Uranus in the distance beyond Saturn`s rings.

Saturn`s rotation period revealed?

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 22:47

In a thrilling revelation, scientists have ascertained the rotation period of the enigmatic hexagon-shaped structure in Saturn`s uppermost clouds surrounding its north pole.

Cassini spacecraft may have documented birth of Saturn`s new moon

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 10:20

NASA`s Cassini spacecraft has documented the formation of a small icy object within the rings of Saturn, which could may be a new moon, and may also provide clues to the formation of the planet`s known moons.

Liquid `waves` detected on Saturn`s moon Titan

Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 18:49

In a breakthrough, scientists claim to have discovered liquid waves on the surface of the Saturn`s moon Titan, something that was never seen before.

NASA releases new image of Saturn

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 17:02

NASA has released an image of Saturn taken just as its hexagonal shaped jet stream was encircling the planet`s north pole and its rings were encircling the planet.

Saturn`s rings revealed to be 4.4 bn years old

Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 12:46

Saturn`s iconic rings likely formed about 4.4 billion years ago, shortly after the planet itself took shape, researchers say.

NASA`s probe reveals clues about Saturn moon`s hydrocarbon lakes and seas

Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 11:34

NASA`s Cassini spacecraft is providing researchers with key clues about Saturn`s moon Titan, and in particular, its hydrocarbon lakes and seas.

Researchers mystified over plasma loss mechanisms from Saturn`s magnetosphere

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 15:56

Researchers have been left searching for potential plasma loss mechanisms from Saturn`s magnetosphere.

NASA probe obtains best views of Saturn`s unique six-sided jet stream

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 12:18

NASA`s Cassini spacecraft has obtained the highest-resolution movie yet of a unique six-sided jet stream, dubbed as the hexagon, around Saturn`s North Pole.