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Sep 26, 2017
NASA releases image of a brightly lit crescent on Enceladus captured by the Cassini mission to SaturnEnceladus has all the ingredients required to support life, and is one of the reasons why Cassini was burned up in the Saturnian atmosphere.
Sep 15, 2017
You can watch NASA's Cassini make its 'Grand Finale' dive into Saturn's atmosphere later today: Here's howThe Cassini mission was launched in 1997 as a joint venture between NASA, ESA and the ASI. It's been orbiting Saturn since 2004.
Sep 14, 2017
Nasa's 13-year old mission Cassini-Huygens mission to take its final dive into Saturn on 15 SeptemberCassini's final manoeuvres begin at 0714 GMT on Friday, although the signal will only reach Nasa 86 minutes later.
Sep 12, 2017
NASA releases images of Cassini's final observations of the water jets on EnceladusNASA has released a movie made from images captured during Cassini's final observations of the plumes of water on the Saturnian moon, Enceladus.
Sep 11, 2017
Cassini set for final dive towards Saturn on 15 September; imaging cameras to send photos of Titan and EnceladusNasa's robotic spacecraft Cassini that has been orbiting Saturn for 13 years is set for a final dive towards the planet and burn up in its atmosphere in a "grand finale" after it flies past Titan
Aug 03, 2017
NASA is hiring a Planetary Protection Officer and the job requires protection of the entire solar systemThe job of the Planetary Protection Officer is to save all the celestial bodies in the solar system from alien invasions.
Jul 21, 2017
Space probes with digital holographic microscopes could be used to detect alien organismsNo probe since NASA's Viking program in the late 1970s has actively looked for living organisms.
Jul 18, 2017
NASA's Cassini spacecraft beams back images of water jets on the south pole of EnceladusThe water jets are backlit by the Sun, while the reflected sunlight from Saturn is lighting up the moon.
Jul 05, 2017
Researchers discover large quantities of methanol around Enceladus, a moon of SaturnThe finding may have implications in the search for alien life.
May 31, 2017
NASA's Cassini mission finds evidence that an asteroid strike may have shifted the poles of EnceladusThe event is linked to striations near the south pole of Saturn's moon, a feature known as "tiger stripes".