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Saturn's C and B Rings From the Inside Out On July 1, 2004, NASA's Cassini spacecraft arrived at Saturn, marking the end of the spacecraft's nearly seven-year journey through the solar system as well as the beginning of its tour of Saturn, its rings, moons and magnetosphere.

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Una proyección cilíndrica de Júpiter, composición de una serie de fotos tomadas por la nave espacial Cassini durante su sobrevuelo del planeta en diciembre del 2000.  crédito:NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute.

A cylindrical projection of Jupiter stitched together from photos taken by Cassini spacecraft during its December 2000 flyby of the planet courtesy NASA/JPL-Caltech

Saturn's Amazing Rings.

Celebrate 15 years since the launch of the awesome Cassini probe by revelling in Saturn's rings

Primordial Wormholes

Primordial Wormholes

Nebula of Stars and Colorful Gas - Long, Tall, Vertical Pins

Nebulosa de Estrelas e gases coloridos - Nebula of Stars and Colorful Gas - Long, Tall, Vertical Pins

This persistent hexagonal weather pattern that is Saturn’s northpolar vortex has six sides, each measuring around 8,600 miles (13,800km) long

Weather on other planets reveals why we shouldn't complain about ours

This colorful view from NASA's Cassini mission is the highest-resolution view of the unique six-sided jet stream at Saturn's north pole known as "the hexagon" - Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SSI/Hampton University

Saturn is an extreme interest to me. The Rings that were photographed changed within five minutes. Meaning, the particles that make up the Rings were changing so fast that it confused our own scientists so much they don't even talk about it. It's like salt on a speaker that is booming.

Hexagon at the pole of Saturn. this renders me speechless. I am so in love with my star system!

Planetary Rings.  #planets  #planetrings

Tranquil The surface area of Saturn's moon Mimas is composed of water ice with only a small amount of rock. Yet Saturn's resonances with Mimas, and Mimas' resonances with other orbiting satellites are instrumental in the formation of Saturn's rings.

The Saturn itself. #Rings Credit; #NASA

Cassini is one of the most ambitious efforts in planetary space exploration. A joint endeavour of NASA, ESA and the Italian space agency, Cassini is a sophisticated spacecraft exploring the Saturnian system since

The Sword Of Orion. Breathtaking!

The Sword Of Orion Art Print by Robert Gendler. All prints are professionally printed, packaged, and shipped within 3 - 4 business days. Choose from multiple sizes and hundreds of frame and mat options.

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

The Huffington Post Yes, this picture really shows Saturn's rings. And that tiny dot is Earth!

ON THIS DAY: Behold mighty Saturn and its moon Tethys, hanging above the planet’s north pole, observed by the Cassini space probe on January 26, 2015. (NASA)

ON THIS DAY: Behold mighty Saturn and its moon Tethys, hanging above the planet’s north pole, observed by the Cassini space probe on January 26, 2015. (NASA)

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There is actually water on Saturn. A giant storm recently pulled ammonia and water ices up to its surface.

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Venus now appears as planet Earth's brilliant morning star standing above the eastern horizon before dawn. For most, the silvery celestial beacon rose in a close pairing with an old crescent Moon

Saturn's Double Light Show Credit: NASA, ESA, and Jonathan Nichols (University of Leicester)

Huge Black Hole At Galaxy's Heart Is Behaving Very Oddly

File:Saturn's double aurorae (captured by the Hubble Space Telescope).

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