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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 31, 2017
The liquid methane seas on the Saturnian moon Titan may harbour an exotic form of life: StudyScientists have found the first indisputable evidence of the presence acrylonitrile on Titan, which may be key to exotic life on the oxygen-free 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 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.
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 25, 2017
NASA's 2004 Cassini spacecraft observes solstice arriving at Saturn and its moons for the first timeNASA's Cassini spacecraft has reached a new milestone as it observed Saturn's solstice arriving at the planet and its moons this week