Category: planet

Saturn seen from Titan, illustrated by David E…

Saturn seen from Titan, illustrated by David Egge, 1978.

Neighboring planets, painted by Don Dixon, 197…

Neighboring planets, painted by Don Dixon, 1978.

Saturn looms large over Mimas in “The Sw…

Saturn looms large over Mimas in “The Sword of Herschel” by Kim Poor, 1985.

Saturn as seen from Titan, painted by Chesley …

Saturn as seen from Titan, painted by Chesley Bonestell, 1948.

Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Juno probe …

Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Juno probe on December 16, 2017. Processing by David Marriott.

Beautiful Saturn, circa 1916. Via Library of C…

Beautiful Saturn, circa 1916. Via Library of Congress.

Io in transit across the face of Jupiter, obse…

Io in transit across the face of Jupiter, observed by the Hubble Space Telescope in 1999.

Mars, observed on September 3, 1877, illustrat…

Mars, observed on September 3, 1877, illustrated by astronomer Étienne Léopold Trouvelot, courtesy of the New York Public Library.

The rings of Saturn, observed by Cassini space…

The rings of Saturn, observed by Cassini space probe, April 2016. (NASA)

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Planet Jupiter, observed by NASA’s Juno probe on April 1, 2018.