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Saturn : 1) a Roman god of agriculture and father by Ops of Jupiter (2) the planet sixth in order from the sun (Saturn, 2015) [1]blank.gifWebster | OneLook | Visuwords


Nitrogen-Based Life Might Swim On Saturn's Largest Moon

Life 'not as we know it' possible on Saturn's moon Titan (Anne Ju, Cornell Chronicle)
Membrane alternatives in worlds without oxygen: Creation of an azotosome (James Stevenson, Jonathan Lunine and Paulette Clancy, Science Advances)


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Saturn Exploration

The Nine Planets - Saturn

Cassini-Huygens - Saturn HD IMAX footage

Solar System Exploration, Saturn (NASA)
Photo Journal, Saturn (NASA, JPL)
The Rings and Moons of Saturn (Space.com)

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Saturn Daily New Scientist Topic Guide - Saturn and its Moons
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Saturn's Rings - Wonders of the Solar System (BBC)

Saturn's rings: Leftovers from a cosmic murder?
Solar System Exploration, Saturn's Rings (NASA)
Saturn's Ring System (Planetary Rings Node)
Rings of Saturn (Wikipedia)


Mysterious Hurricane at Saturn's North Pole

NASA Probe Gets Close Views of Large Saturn Hurricane (Jia-Rui Cook, Jet Propulsion Laboratory & Dwayne Brown, NASA Headquarters)

NASA Probe Spies Giant Hurricane on Saturn (Andrew Fazekas, National Geographic News)
Colossal Storm May Rage on Jupiter-like "Failed Star" (Andrew Fazekas, National Geographic News)


natural satellites are called moons

Solar System Exploration, Saturn's Moons (NASA)
Moons of Saturn (Wikipedia)


Saturn's Moon: Titan Rotation

First pictures of Titan (BBC)

Scientists research surface of the Titan moon (BBC)

Titan - A Place Like Home?: Titan's Surface

Saturn's Largest Moon Titan: A World Much Like Earth

Huygens landing site revisited

Titan Gigantic Moon or Dwarf Planet (LiveScience)

Huygens: Titan Descent Movie (2005.01.14)

See the surface of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon (The Bell Jar)
Landing on Saturn moon still giving data (UPI)
Saturn and its Largest Moon Reflect Their True Colors (NASA, JPL)
Solar System Exploration, Titan (NASA)
Titan (Wikipedia)
Titan (Go Astronomy)

Saturn’s Largest Moon Seen in Unprecedented Detail (Dave Mosher, Wired)

Cassini Spots Potential Ice Volcano on Saturn Moon

Mystery of Saturn Moon's Bizarre Giant Cloud Solved (Charles Q. Choi, Space.com)

What caused a giant arrow-shaped cloud on Saturn's moon Titan? (Stuart Wolpert, UCLA Newsroom)

Scientists research surface of the Titan moon (BBC)

Cassini view of a weird Titan vortex
(Video: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute; Music: “Passing Action” Kevin MacLeod)

Titanic antarctic vortex antics (Phil Plait, Discover Magazine)

Titan & Rhea

Titan Ocean: NASA Discovers Possible Sea on Saturn's Moon

Cassini Spots Mosaic Of Extraterrestrial Seas (Simon Redfern, Popular Science)

New Closeup of Saturn’s Largest Moons, Titan & Rhea (Lisa Grossman, Wired)

Cassini Finds Likely Subsurface Ocean on Saturn Moon (NASA)

Solar System Exploration, Rhea (NASA)
Rhea (Wikipedia)
Rhea (Go Astronomy)

Saturn's Moon: Rhea Rotation

Cassini Views Rhea's Blue Streaks In Search Of Rings

Saturn Moon Rhea's Surprise: Oxygen-Rich Atmosphere (Mike Wall, Space.com)

Oxygen found on Saturn's moon Rhea (Ian Sample, Guardian)
Nasa's Cassini probe has scooped oxygen from the thin atmosphere of Rhea – the first time the gas has been detected directly on another world.

Solar System Exploration, Iapetus (NASA)
Iapetus (Wikipedia)
Iapetus (Go Astronomy)

Saturn's Moon: Iapetus Rotation

Solar System Exploration, Dione (NASA)
Dione (Wikipedia)
Dione (Go Astronomy)

Saturn's Moon: Dione Rotation

Saturn's moons Dione and Telesto

Saturn Moon Has Oxygen—New NASA Evidence Boosts Search for Life (Brian Handwerk, National Geographic News)

Solar System Exploration, Telesto (NASA)
Telesto (Wikipedia)
Telesto (Go Astronomy)

Telesto Flyby

Solar System Exploration, Enceladus (NASA)
Enceladus (Wikipedia)
Enceladus (Go Astronomy)

Enceladus - Saturns moon

Saturn's Geyser Moon Enceladus Shows off for NASA's Cassini (NASA JPL)

Best skiing in space is on Saturnian ice moon Enceladus (Brid-Aine Parnell, The Register)

Salty geysers of Saturn's moon Enceladus come from liquid water (John Timmer, Ars Technica)

Icy Saturn Moon May Have Ocean Beneath Its Surface (Sindya N. Bhanoo, New York Times)

Herschel confirms Enceladus as primary water supply for Saturn atmosphere (Saturn Daily)

Solar System Exploration, Mimas (NASA)
Mimas (Wikipedia)
Mimas (Go Astronomy)

Saturn's Moon: Mimas Rotation

Solar System Exploration, Tethys (NASA)
Tethys (Wikipedia)
Tethys (Go Astronomy)

Saturn's moons Tethys and Hyperion

Solar System Exploration, Hyperion (NASA)
Hyperion (Wikipedia)
Hyperion (Go Astronomy)

Saturn's Moon: Hyperion Rotation

Solar System Exploration, Prometheus (NASA)
Prometheus (Wikipedia)
Prometheus (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Pandora (NASA)
Pandora (Wikipedia)
Pandora (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Phoebe (NASA)
Phoebe (Wikipedia)
Phoebe (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Janus (NASA)
Janus (Wikipedia)
Janus (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Epimetheus (NASA)
Epimetheus (Wikipedia)
Epimetheus (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Helene (NASA)
Helene (Wikipedia)
Helene (Go Astronomy)

Helene Flyby

Saturn's 'ice queen' captured, Helene (Alan Boyle, MSNBC's Cosmic Log)

Solar System Exploration, Calypso (NASA)
Calypso (Wikipedia)
Calypso (Go Astronomy)

Calypso Flyby

Solar System Exploration, Atlas (NASA)
Atlas (Wikipedia)
Atlas (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Pan (NASA)
Pan (Wikipedia)
Pan (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Ymir (NASA)
Ymir (Wikipedia)
Ymir (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Paaliaq (NASA)
Paaliaq (Wikipedia)
Paaliaq (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Siarnaq (NASA)
Siarnaq (Wikipedia)
Siarnaq (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Tarvos (NASA)
Tarvos (Wikipedia)
Tarvos (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Kiviuq (NASA)
Kiviuq (Wikipedia)
Kiviuq (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Ijiraq (NASA)
Ijiraq (Wikipedia)
Ijiraq (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Thrymr (NASA)
Thrymr (Wikipedia)
Thrymr (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Skathi (NASA)
Skathi (Wikipedia)
Skathi (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Mundilfari (NASA)
Mundilfari (Wikipedia)
Mundilfari (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Erriapo (NASA)
Erriapo (Wikipedia)
Erriapo (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Albiorox (NASA)
Albiorox (Wikipedia)
Albiorox (Go Astronomy)

Solar System Exploration, Suttung (NASA)
Suttung (Wikipedia)
Suttung (Go Astronomy)

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Planet Saturn - Google News
  • 'Tortured moon': Images of Saturn's Enceladus reveal scarred surface - RT Yesterday
    RT'Tortured moon': Images of Saturn's Enceladus reveal scarred surfaceRTThe moon's jagged surface is dimly lit by sunlight reflected off the ringed planet. Enceladus is a small icy moon only about a 10th of the size of Saturn's largest moon, Titan. It is the “most reflective body in the solar system,” according to NASA ...Cassini captures new images of EnceladusThe Space Reporterall 4 news articles »
  • Saturn returning to Arizona skies in May and June - KTAR News - KTAR.com Yesterday
    KTAR.comSaturn returning to Arizona skies in May and June - KTAR NewsKTAR.comOne of the most amazing planets in the solar system, Saturn, is returning to our Arizona evening skies during the months of May and June!Getting a boost from gravity | | maysville-online.comLedger Independentall 2 news articles »
  • NASA's Cassini spacecraft aims to skirt Saturn's innermost ring ... - Spaceflight Now Monday
    Spaceflight NowNASA's Cassini spacecraft aims to skirt Saturn's innermost ring ...Spaceflight NowCassini took this image of Saturn and its rings May 13. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute. Fresh off its fifth passage through a gap between ...and more »
  • Space Photos of the Week: Saturn, You So Pretty | WIRED - WIRED May 20, 2017
    WIREDSpace Photos of the Week: Saturn, You So Pretty | WIREDWIREDThe universe dished up a host of exciting new discoveries this week. From a shadow on Saturn's rings to a murky baby star, you will be dazzled by all that space ...and more »
  • Star Watch: Moon to form close pairings with Jupiter and Saturn - Press of Atlantic City May 18, 2017
    Press of Atlantic CityStar Watch: Moon to form close pairings with Jupiter and SaturnPress of Atlantic CityFrom 10:22 p.m. to 12:22 a.m. that night, observers with good telescopes can watch the shadows of two of Jupiter's moons passing in front of the face of the planet. On the evening of Friday June 9, the night after full moon, the planet Saturn is ...


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  1. ^ Saturn. (2015). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary (11th ed.). Retrieved June 21, 2015, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saturn