Category: cassini

A brilliant false-color view of Saturn’s rings…

A brilliant false-color view of Saturn’s rings made from images captured by the Cassini space probe, November 9-10, 2006. (NASA)

November 7, 2004: Saturn’s moon Mimas seen aga…

November 7, 2004: Saturn’s moon Mimas seen against the backdrop of the ringed planet’s northern hemisphere, observed by the Cassini space probe.

(ESA)

humanoidhistory:Over the years, the Cassini-Hu…

humanoidhistory:

Over the years, the Cassini-Huygens team at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory has produced a bunch of spooktacular Saturn illustrations for Halloween.

The Cassini probe has since given up the ghost, as it were, but these images are still around to haunt Tumblr.

Planet Saturn, observed by NASA’s Cassini prob…

Planet Saturn, observed by NASA’s Cassini probe on October 4, 2014.

(NASA/Jet Propulsion Library)

September 13, 2011: Enceladus, moon Saturn, ob…

September 13, 2011: Enceladus, moon Saturn, observed by NASA’s Cassini probe.

(NASA)

September 8, 2015: Enceladus, moon of Saturn, …

September 8, 2015: Enceladus, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini probe.

(NASA)

Tethys, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassin…

Tethys, moon of Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on August 14, 2010.

On this day: Saturn, observed by NASA’s Cassin…

On this day: Saturn, observed by NASA’s Cassini space probe on August 14, 2016.

5 YEARS AGO TODAY: Beautiful Saturn, observed …

5 YEARS AGO TODAY: Beautiful Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on July 26, 2013.

Planet Saturn, observed by the Cassini space p…

Planet Saturn, observed by the Cassini space probe on July 22, 2016.

(Kevin Gill)