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How To Watch Cassini's Grand Finale At Saturn
Tune in here to see the last pictures and data beamed home from the NASA spacecraft.
How NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Will Meet Its Fiery End loading...
How NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Will Meet Its Fiery End
After 13 years exploring Saturn, the probe will dive deep into the planet’s atmosphere for its explosive "grand finale."
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What Did The Moon See When the Eclipse Happened?
NASA’s Luna Renaissance Orbiter captured the footage
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NASA Probe Spies Giant Hurricane on Saturn
New views of the gas giant's hurricane will shed light on similar storms on Earth.
Now You See Them: 'Magic Islands' Appear on Saturn's Moon Titan loading...
Now You See Them: 'Magic Islands' Appear on Saturn's Moon Titan
Cassini spacecraft finds surprises on the moon's largest sea.
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Saturn’s Ring Puffs Itself Up With Optical Illusion
With a magic trick that’s more smoke than mirrors, one of Saturn’s most mysterious rings has deceived astronomers for decades with an optical illusion.
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Ten Best Pictures From NASA's Cassini Probe
See the ten best pictures that have been taken from NASA's Cassini probe over the years.
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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