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Aug 10, 2017
NASA's Cassini to begin last five grand finale orbits by diving closer to Saturn's atmosphereIn the final few orbits before it crashes into Saturn, Cassini will collect direct samples of the atmosphere for the first time.
Aug 08, 2017
NASA's Cassini spacecraft captures an image of Saturn's moon Prometheus near the F RingThe wisps of material reaching inwards from the ring are mostly because of the gravity of the tiny moon.
Jul 28, 2017
NASA's Cassini spacecraft finds molecules that may be the building blocks of life, on TitanTitan is understood to be a planet scale laboratory that can be used to study the emergence of life on Earth, or life on exoplanets in orbit around other stars.
Jul 25, 2017
NASA's Cassini spacecraft surprises scientists by finding an odd planetary magnetic field on SaturnEven towards the end of its mission, Cassini continues to advance scientific knowledge, gather new data, and capture breathtaking images of Saturn.
Jul 07, 2017
NASA's Cassini spacecraft captures image of Epimetheus, the pockmarked Saturnian moonThe craters on the surface serve as a stark reminder of the hazards in space.
Jun 27, 2017
NASA's Cassini spacecraft beams back breathtaking image of a Saturnian dawnThe image was taken in green light with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on 31 March.
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".
May 22, 2017
Astronomers look back 13.8 billion years to create the largest ever map of the universeThe red dots are quasars, rings of glowing matter and energy with black holes at their centers, and the nearby galaxies are shown as yellow dots.
May 12, 2017
Nasa's Cassini beams back images of cloud bands streaking across Titan's hazy atmosphereThe bright, feathery clouds are made up of Methane. The dark spots in the polar regions are the hydrocarbon lakes.
May 05, 2017
Nasa releases video of the first of Cassini's "Grand Finale" orbits around SaturnThe series of 22 orbits are known as the "Grand Finale" dives as the spacecraft will plunge into the atmosphere of Saturn at the end of the orbits