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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

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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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Resources


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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dictionary

OneLook Merriam-Webster Free Wiktionary Visuwords
encyclopedia

Wikipedia
directory

Free Internet Public Library dmoz Commercial Best of the Web
search

"Saturn" DuckDuckGo WolframAlpha
library

Library of Congress
lcsh

WorldCat (OAIster) Library of Congress UPenn Online Books Open Library Hathi Trust
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ISBNdb Google Books eBooks.com Barnes and Noble Amazon eBay Books
course

Open Education Consortium
blog

WordPress
news

Saturn Daily New Scientist Topic Guide - Saturn and its Moons
NPR Archives Google News
article

Google Scholar
government

USA.gov

Rings


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)

Hurricane


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)

Satellites


natural satellites are called moons

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

Titan

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)

Rhea
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.

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

Saturn's Moon: Iapetus Rotation


Dione
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)

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

Telesto Flyby


Enceladus
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)

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

Saturn's Moon: Mimas Rotation


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

Saturn's moons Tethys and Hyperion


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

Saturn's Moon: Hyperion Rotation


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

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

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

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

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

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

Helene Flyby


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

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

Calypso Flyby


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

(+ 30 other moons)

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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