See pic: NASA's Cassini spots a sea of Methane on Saturn's moon, Titan!

See pic: NASA's Cassini spots a sea of Methane on Saturn's moon, Titan!

There are three large seas, all located close to the moon's north pole, surrounded by numerous of smaller lakes in the northern hemisphere. Just one large lake has been found in the southern hemisphere.

Scientists to explore Saturn's icy moon for alien life

Scientists to explore Saturn's icy moon for alien life

The two possible candidates are: the icy moons of gas giants Jupiter and Saturn which harbour sub-surface oceans perfect for hosting life.

Alert! Planetary disaster to strike earth in next 68 days? - Watch video

Alert! Planetary disaster to strike earth in next 68 days? - Watch video

The year 2016, worldwide, saw many natural calamities. But when will these sufferings end?

Scientists decode eruptions on icy moon of Saturn

Scientists decode eruptions on icy moon of Saturn

The jury is still on out on this until the results from the final Enceladus flybys of last year are fully analysed.
 

Cassini reveals tallest peak on Saturn's moon Titan

Cassini reveals tallest peak on Saturn's moon Titan

 In a nod to extraterrestrial mountaineers of the future, scientists working on NASA's Cassini mission have identified the highest point on Saturn's largest moon Titan.

See pic: NASA's Cassini unveils mystery feature in Titan's Ligeia Mare

See pic: NASA's Cassini unveils mystery feature in Titan's Ligeia Mare

These features are informally known as the “magic island” and are “a phenomenon that change over time,” according to Cassini scientists.

NASA's celestial Valentine's treat – See pics!

NASA's celestial Valentine's treat – See pics!

NASA presented this stunning view of one of Pluto's most dominant features – the heart – along with some other spectacular photos as it marked the spirit of love.

Stunning image of Saturn’s moon Tethys - Ices and shadows!

Stunning image of Saturn’s moon Tethys - Ices and shadows!

The image was taken in visible light with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on November 23, 2015

Saturn seen in wavelengths of light – See pic

Saturn seen in wavelengths of light – See pic

The image was taken with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on September 6, 2015.

Watch: Five bright planets aligning in a rare celestial spectacle!

Watch: Five bright planets aligning in a rare celestial spectacle!

The best time to view the rare celestial spectacle is just before dawn.

NASA's Cassini heads for dramatic Titan flyby

NASA's Cassini heads for dramatic Titan flyby

Cassini, which is in final phase of the mission, performed a 35-second engine burn on Saturday, January 23.

Watch: 5 planets to be visible from Earth with naked eye!

Watch: 5 planets to be visible from Earth with naked eye!

Skygazers will get a celestial treat on January 20 i.e. Wednesday during the morning hours.

See pic: Saturn in all its glory and the dwarf moon!

See pic: Saturn in all its glory and the dwarf moon!

This view looks toward the sunlit side of the rings from about 8 degrees above the ring plane.

Wish Happy New Year to rare comet on January 1

Wish Happy New Year to rare comet on January 1

Did you get a pair of binoculars or a telescope? If so, you can put them to the test by searching the Eastern sky for a view of a fuzzy comet on the first day of 2016.

Giant comets may pose danger to life on Earth

Giant comets may pose danger to life on Earth

Known severe upsets of the terrestrial environment and interruptions in the progress of ancient civilisations, together with our growing knowledge of interplanetary matter in near-Earth space, indicate the arrival of a centaur around 30,000 years ago.

See pic: Saturn's two moons Enceladus and Tethys pose for NASA's Cassini!

See pic: Saturn's two moons Enceladus and Tethys pose for NASA's Cassini!

NASA's Cassini-Huygens is an unmanned spacecraft that was launched into space in 2004.

Here`s how water escapes from Saturn

Here`s how water escapes from Saturn

A researcher has discovered how water ions escape from Saturn's environment.

See pic: NASA's Cassini captures varying characteristics of Saturn's rings and Enceladus

See pic: NASA's Cassini captures varying characteristics of Saturn's rings and Enceladus

The image was taken in visible light with the Cassini spacecraft narrow-angle camera on July 29, 2015.

Mars too will gain a Saturn-like ring

Mars too will gain a Saturn-like ring

The resulting rubble from Phobos - rocks of various sizes and a lot of dust - would continue to orbit Mars and quickly distribute themselves around the planet in a ring.

See pic: Cassini captures brighter surface of Saturn's moon 'Enceladus'

See pic: Cassini captures brighter surface of Saturn's moon 'Enceladus'

NASA's Cassini has returned some stunning images of the Saturn's two moons, Dione and Enceladus on Wednesday. Though the surface of these two moons are made up of nearly the same material but Enceladus has a considerably higher reflectivity than Dione.