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Here's Our Best Look Yet at Saturn's 'UFO' Moon
Adorned with a thin band of icy ring particles, the small moon Pan inspires comparisons to alien spacecraft, walnuts, and even ravioli.
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See Saturn’s Icy Rings Closer Than Ever Before
Cassini has beamed back stunning close-ups of the planet’s icy ring system.
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Stunning Pictures Show an Alien Moon Eerily Like Earth
When it landed on Saturn’s hazy moon Titan in 2005, the Huygens probe revealed a surprising world of lakes, rain, winds, and wonder.
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Doomed Spacecraft Begins Final Dives Near Saturn’s Rings
Before NASA’s Cassini probe runs out of fuel, the bus-size spacecraft will perform a set of unprecedented orbits around the icy rings.
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Aussies: Here’s Your Guide To The July Skies
July is a great opportunity to see Saturn’s rings.
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See How a Mystery Blob Messed Up Saturn’s Rings
A new NASA picture shows a distinctive break in the thin outer F ring.
About Saturn

Saturn is made up of thousands of unique and complex rings making it a truly beautiful planet. Saturn is mostly made up of hydrogen and helium with a volume 750 times greater than Earth.

The creation of Saturn’s rings was caused by the gravitational influence of Saturns moon, Mimas. The rings are 4,800 Kilometres wide. Saturn gets its yellow and gold bands from high speed winds combined with rising heat.

Saturn has a dense centre made up of rock, ice, water and other compressed compounds, similar to Jupiter but much smaller. Saturn got its name from the Roman God of wealth and agriculture.

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