NASA submarine to explore oceans in space

 US space agency NASA is developing a space submarine to explore ocean waters on Titan, one of Saturn's moons.

New model designed to explore Titan`s atmosphere

Prof. Vladimir Krasnopolsky, researcher from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, has designed a new model that provided the latest data of Titan`s atmosphere.

Titan`s building blocks may pre-date Saturn itself

Researchers have claimed to have found evidence about the building blocks of Saturn`s moon Titan pre-dating the planet itself.

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.

NASA scientists create recipe that captures aromatic flavors of Titan

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.

Burkina opposition in mass rally against extending president`s mandate

Tens of thousands of people Saturday answered a call by Burkina Faso`s opposition to protest against any move by President Blaise Compaore to get a fifth term in office.

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

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.

Titan`s second largest sea has mirror-like smooth surface

Radar measurements made in 2013 by NASA`s Cassini spacecraft, reveal that the surface of Ligeia Mare, Titan`s second largest sea, possesses a mirror-like smoothness, possibly due to a lack of winds.

Usain Bolt could be flying on Saturn`s biggest moon Titan

Physicists have calculated that if Usain Bolt was to sprint on Saturn`s biggest moon Titan, he would actually be flying.

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

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

New images reveal how lakes were formed on Saturn`s moon Titan

With the sun now shining over the north pole of Saturn`s moon Titan, NASA`s Cassini spacecraft has obtained new images of the liquid methane and ethane seas and lakes that reside near Titan`s north pole.

Cassini finds plastic ingredient propylene on Saturn`s moon Titan

NASA`s Cassini spacecraft has discovered propylene, a chemical that is used to make food-storage containers, car bumpers, on Saturn`s moon Titan.

Change in Saturn`s moon Titan`s surface brightness points towards cryovolcanism

Researchers have said that changes in surface brightness on Saturn`s moon, Titan, observed over four years, has provided more evidence that cryovolcanism is active there.

Titan reveals how life on Earth evolved 3.5 billion yrs ago

A researcher has claimed that glimpses of the events, which nurtured life on Earth, more than 3.5 billion years ago are coming from Saturn`s moon, Titan, 1 billion miles away.

Saturn`s moon, Titan, may be rigid, weathered ice

An analysis of gravity and topography data from Saturn`s largest moon, Titan, has revealed that its ice shell is rigid.

Saturn: 10 interesting facts about the jewel of the solar system

Saturn is certainly a ‘royal’ planet, adorned with thousands of beautiful ringlets around it as its jewellery and hence is also nicknamed as “the jewel of the solar system.”

Cassini sees precursors to aerosol haze on Titan

Scientists analyzing data from NASA`s Cassini mission have confirmed the presence of a population of complex hydrocarbons in the upper atmosphere of Saturn`s largest moon, Titan.

Titan likely to face hurricanes as it moves into summer

Saturn`s moon Titan might be in for some wild weather as it heads into its spring and summer, according to two new models produced by NASA scientists.

First global topographic map of Titan created

The first global topographic map of Saturn`s largest moon Titan has been created, giving researchers a valuable tool for learning more about one of the most Earth-like and interesting worlds in the solar system.