Category: saturn

Glorious Saturn, observed by the Cassini probe on September 11, 2016.

An “astrolab” positioned within the rings of Saturn, illustrated by Angus McKie in “Spacecraft 2000 to 2100 AD,” 1978.

Enceladus, moon of Saturn, observed by the Voyager 2 space probe on August 26, 1981, from a distance of approximately 109,000 kilometers.

(Planetary Society)

Glorious Saturn, observed on November 30, 1874. Illustrated by Etienne Trouvelot.

(New York Public Library)

Planet Saturn, observed by Voyager 2 space probe on this day in 1981.

A vibrant false-color image Saturn, along with moons Rhea and Dione, imaged by Voyager 2 on July 21, 1981.

Saturn, seen by NASA’s Voyager 2 probe, 1981.

Planet Saturn, viewed by the Cassini space probe on August 18, 2013.

Beautiful Saturn, circa 1916. Via Library of Congress.

Volcanism on Titan, moon of Saturn, illustrated by Kenneth Fagg for IF, July 1953.