New revelations of Saturn, its moons and rings, courtesy of NASA's Cassini mission to Saturn.
Transcript:Cassini-Huygens Mission to Saturn,
Its rings, and moons.
Four years of discovery
Actual sound of ring particles striking Cassini
Saturn orbit achieved
Charles Elachi JPL Director:
"You did great!" "You did great!"
Todd Barber Cassini Mission Commentator:
First Titan flyby
Jonathan Lunine Cassini Scientist:
There is strong evidence now, based upon how Titan radiates energy in the
microwave that the dark areas and perhaps even most of the surface of Titan
Titan is in fact, covered with organic material.
Huygens probe released destination: Titan
Trip duration: 20 days
Huygens probe lands
Dione eclipses Rhea
Plumes on Enceladus
Moons and rings
Saturn's South Pole
Saturn's North Pole
Crossing Saturn's ring plane
The adventure continues
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology