Saturn moon may have deep-ocean vents that harbour life
Saturn moon may have deep-ocean vents that harbour life

Saturn's icy moon Enceladus exhibits signs of life-supporting hydrothermal activity which may resemble that seen in the deep oceans on Earth, scientists say.

Hot springs on Saturn's moon Enceladus may support life
Hot springs on Saturn's moon Enceladus may support life

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has provided scientists the first clear evidence that Saturn's moon Enceladus harbors hydrothermal activity that suggests that it could support life .

Signs of Europa's plumes remain elusive
Signs of Europa's plumes remain elusive

A fresh look at data collected by NASA's Cassini spacecraft during its 2001 flyby of Jupiter shows that its moon Europa's tenuous atmosphere is even thinner than previously thought.

NASA`s Cassini spacecraft finds 101 geysers on icy Saturn moon

Scientists using mission data from NASA`s Cassini spacecraft have identified 101 distinct geysers erupting on Saturn`s icy moon Enceladus.

Vast underground ocean found beneath ice on Saturn`s Moon Enceladus

Researchers have uncovered evidence of an "ocean" of water under Enceladus, one of Saturn`s smaller moons.

Life from Earth hitched ride to moons of Jupiter, Saturn?

Life from Earth may have been carried to moons of Jupiter and Saturn on rocks that blasted off our planet, scientists say.

NASA`s Cassini spies bright Venus from Saturn orbit

The Earth`s twin planet, Venus shines like a bright beacon in images taken by NASA`s Cassini spacecraft, which is spying the bright, cloudy terrestrial planet from Saturn orbit.

Saturn’s moon spurts plasma unlike anything seen before

Saturn’s geyser moon Enceladus provides a special laboratory for watching unusual behaviour of plasma recent findings from NASA’s Cassini mission have revealed.

Saturn’s gravity `stresses` icy moon’s erupting jets

Astronomers have long been intrigued by the huge fissures on the Enceladus’ ice-covered surface that eject plumes of water vapour and icy particles.

Saturn moon may affect planet’s magnetosphere

Saturn’s moon Enceladus may be causing periodic bursts of radiation in the planet’s magnetosphere.

Saturn`s moon Enceladus `best ski resort` in space

High resolution mapping of Saturn’s moon has confirmed that the unique little world is covered in ‘snowy’ slopes, which would be perfect for skiing, according to a lunar scientist.

`Saltwater ocean lurks beneath Saturn moon`

One of Saturn`s most intriguing moons is Enceladus, a worldlet measuring only 504 kilometres.

Electrical current between Saturn and its moon discovered

Ion beam seen by camera appears at exceptionally high energy, between 30,000 & 80,000 electron volts.

NASA’s Cassini finds plethora of plumes and hotspots at Enceladus

Newly released images from last November’s swoop over Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft have revealed a forest of new jets spraying from prominent fractures crossing the south polar region.

Saturn moon Enceladus `may contain life`

NASA has claimed that Saturn`s moon of Enceladus "may contain life", after they discovered new evidence suggesting presence of "liquid water."