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A look back at Titan touchdown: NASA releases stunning video captured by Huygens probe when it landed on Saturn's hazy moon – WATCH

A look back at Titan touchdown: NASA releases stunning video captured by Huygens probe when it landed on Saturn's hazy moon – WATCH

The probe, which was carried to Saturn by NASA's Cassini spacecraft, landed on Titan on January, 14 2005, making it the most distant landing ever on another world, and the only landing on a body in the outer solar system. 

Saturn's moon Mimas' 'Mount Everest' stands tall in Cassini's latest image!

Saturn's moon Mimas' 'Mount Everest' stands tall in Cassini's latest image!

Herschel's peak stands nearly as tall as Mount Everest on Earth.

Moon Mimas creates illusion of proximity with Saturn's rings as Cassini clicks!

Moon Mimas creates illusion of proximity with Saturn's rings as Cassini clicks!

This view looks toward the anti-Saturn hemisphere of Mimas.

Top five amazing discoveries by Cassini at Saturn

Top five amazing discoveries by Cassini at Saturn

Top five amazing discoveries by Cassini at Saturn

Saturn moons younger than previously thought: Study

Saturn moons younger than previously thought: Study

Saturn's moons may be younger than previously thought, says a study based on freshly-harvested data from NASA's Cassini mission.

Cassini's grand finale: NASA's Saturn probe makes first 'ring-grazing' plunge

Cassini's grand finale: NASA's Saturn probe makes first 'ring-grazing' plunge

The spacecraft, which began its penultimate mission phase on November 30, crossed through the plane of Saturn's rings on December 4 at 5:09 a.m. PST (8:09 a.m. EST) at a distance of approximately 91,000 kilometres above the planet's cloud tops.

NASA's Cassini captures Saturn's small moon 'Hyperion' orbiting the planet in chaotic manner (See pic)

NASA's Cassini captures Saturn's small moon 'Hyperion' orbiting the planet in chaotic manner (See pic)

The image that shows Hyperion orbiting the planet in a chaotic manner was captured by the Cassini spacecraft narrow-angle camera on August 22, 2016 in green light.

Cassini's grand finale: NASA's probe begins 'ring-grazing' orbits to study Saturn's rings

Cassini's grand finale: NASA's probe begins 'ring-grazing' orbits to study Saturn's rings

During the first two orbits, the spacecraft will pass directly through an extremely faint ring produced by tiny meteors striking Saturn's two small moons Janus and Epimetheus.

NASA's Cassini spacecraft set to explore Saturn's rings

NASA's Cassini spacecraft set to explore Saturn's rings

On November 30, Cassini will begin a daring set of Ring-Grazing Orbits, skimming past the outside edge of Saturn's main rings. 

NASA's Cassini spacecraft to make its closest flyby of Saturn's rings soon!

NASA's Cassini spacecraft to make its closest flyby of Saturn's rings soon!

On many of these passes, Cassini's instruments will attempt to directly sample ring particles and molecules of faint gases that are found close to the rings.  

Tethys and Hyperion - Saturn's distant moons appear close in this Cassini view! (See pic)

Tethys and Hyperion - Saturn's distant moons appear close in this Cassini view! (See pic)

 The image was taken in visible light with the Cassini spacecraft narrow-angle camera on August 15, 2015.

Pandemonium! Saturn's moon Pan and rings as seen from Cassini spacecraft (See pic)

Pandemonium! Saturn's moon Pan and rings as seen from Cassini spacecraft (See pic)

Pan and moons like it have profound effects on Saturn's rings, ranging from clearing gaps to creating new ringlets, to raising vertical waves that rise above and below the ring plane.

Cassini climbs over Saturn's poles and captures this stunning image - See pic!

Cassini climbs over Saturn's poles and captures this stunning image - See pic!

Cassini obtained this image with the spacecraft wide-angle camera on February 26 2016 using a spectral filter which preferentially admits wavelengths of near-infrared light centered at 752 nanometers.

'Lakes' found on Saturn's moon Titan

'Lakes' found on Saturn's moon Titan

 A study using data from the joint NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) Cassini mission suggests the Saturn moon Titan's surface indentation that is similar to creation of sinkholes on the Earth.

Jets of icy spray on Saturn moon Enceladus can be 'curtain eruptions'

Jets of icy spray on Saturn moon Enceladus can be 'curtain eruptions'

 A new study from NASA's Cassini mission has suggested that many features thought to be discrete jets of material erupting from Saturn's moon Enceladus might be phantoms created by an optical illusion.

Causes of epic storms on Saturn unravelled

Causes of epic storms on Saturn unravelled

Scientists have finally decoded the long-standing mystery of why Saturn seethes with enormous storms every 30 years.

NASA probe back to map Saturn's icy moons

After almost two years of hovering high above Saturn's poles that limited its ability to encounter the moons apart from regular flybys of Titan, NASA's Cassini probe has finally returned to the realm of icy moons.

Titan behaves like Venus, Mars when exposed to raw power of solar wind

NASA's Cassini mission has recently found that Saturn's largest moon, Titan, behaves like Venus and Mars when exposed to raw power of solar wind.

NASA's Cassini may solve mystery of Titan's 'magic island'

NASA's Cassini may solve mystery of Titan's 'magic island'

NASA's Cassini mission has observed new, bright features in the hydrocarbon seas of Saturn's moon Titan.

Mysterious `magic island` detected on Saturn moon

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.